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How to Apply

In order to be considered for a UROP position, you must satisfy all the requirements listed above. Interested applicants can apply online at www.umjobs.org. *NOTE: You DO NOT need to submit a resume*

Job Summary

The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) provides students an opportunity to work as research assistants on faculty-generated projects. UROP awards students stipends of up to $500 a semester, or up to $1500 per academic year. Students are paid bi-weekly at an hourly rate negotiated between them and the faculty project sponsor. Work-study funding may also be used for UROP. Salaries range between $9.00-$15.00 per hour.

Required Qualifications*

UROP positions are ONLY open to UM-Flint students with undergraduate status.

Additionally, qualified applicants are required to do the following:

  1. Obtain certification in the "Research Practice Foundations" module of PEERRS: www.umflint.edu/research/peerrs. (NOTE: Additional modules may be required, depending on the project).
  2. Fully complete and submit a UROP Contract as proof of finding a project.
  3. Attend a UROP introductory orientation as a part of the interview process.
  4. WORK-STUDY students must have been awarded work-study funding for the 2016-2017 academic year.

UROP positions will not to offered to candidates who fail to meet these requirements.

Application Deadline

This posting is for Winter UROP. The last day to apply for Winter UROP is Saturday, April 1, 2017. UROP stipends will be awarded on a first come, first serve basis.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.