The University of Minnesota is a leader in research, known for giving undergraduate students the opportunity to work alongside faculty engaged in scholarship. UROP's faculty mentors reflect that commitment by serving as dedicated guides, coaches, and facilitators for our research projects. Thanks to UROP, students have opportunities to make real contributions to faculty research.
UROP supports faculty-mentored research in any academic area: arts and humanities, natural and social sciences, medicine, or education. Benefits for faculty mentors can be profound.
If you are interested in becoming a faculty mentor, start here.
Need to submit your Faculty Mentor Recommendation Form? Enter the Application Portal using your University ID and password then select Faculty Mentor Recommendation.
Departmental Accountants are responsible for handling the expenses for UROP and URS awards.
For detailed information on account set up, click here.