Steps to Enroll


1) Learn about the research opportunities:

Meet the professors at the Research Meet & Greet on TUES, October 11, 12:10 pm, CNS 1st floor foyer (pizza provided)

  1. Read the project descriptions carefully.  Look at the faculty's full web pages for greater details.
  2. Attend the meeting.  You will meet faculty and current research students.
  3. Submit the Request Research Form NO LATER  than October 24.  
    (However, the sooner you send that in, the sooner a faculty member can contact you to set up a time to meet).

2) Determine which labs you are most interested in.

  1. Meet the faculty to see which lab(s) you’re ultimately interested in working in.  Students will be given specific information about the project, time required, what is expected of the student, type of techniques used, and background required.
  2. You will receive an email link to a form to rank your preferences for the Spring.  This form is due NO LATER than October 27.

3) Confirmation and Enrollment:

5. Biology Faculty will meet to make lab assignments, matching as many students as possible with their 1st or 2nd choices
6. Students will be sent an e-mail confirming their acceptance (October 31)
7. The Department Assistant will notify you when you have been registered for the course.

Biochemistry majors need to speak with relevant faculty in the Chemistry and Biology departments each semester.

Each department has a different procedure for matching and registration.  See the link below.

BIOLOGY Faculty: Attend the information session listed above.

CHEMISTRY Faculty:  discussion options with appropriate people