Year-Round Programs
Application Deadline: November 5, 2023


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UROC (pronounced you-rock) is administered by the University of Arizona Graduate College, and provides participants with excellent research training and graduate school preparation through:

  • research experience under the guidance of a faculty mentor
  • professional development and graduate admission workshops 
  • social networking and a community building with like-minded peers
  • poster session, oral presentation, and abstract writing
  • a free comprehensive GRE workshop
  • A $5,000 summer stipend (award amount and disbursement varies by program)

Typical eligibility requirements:

  • Rising juniors and seniors* 
  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Strong interest in pursuing graduate education, particularly in earning a master’s or PhD

*AWARDSS may accept post-bacs and master's students.


​​​​​Join us for an Open House to learn more about our UROC programs!

Monday, October 16th from 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Graduate Center, Room 102

1600 E. 1st St. 

Wednesday, November 1st from 6:00-7:00 pm

via Zoom 810 9819 3626