UROC Application for 2020

Thank you for submitting your application to the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Consortium (UROC) at The University of Arizona (UA).

UROC seeks to increase graduate school access for students from groups underrepresented in graduate education. Funding amounts and selection criteria vary from program to program, as determined by institutional or federal grant policies.

About the UROC application process:

  • The final application deadline for:
    - MCNAIR is October 25th
    - UROC-PREP / AWARDSS is November 15th
    - All other UROC programs is February 1st or as posted per program
  • You will be asked to provide your major GPA as well as your cumulative GPA as it appears on your transcript. Instructions on how to calculate a GPA.
  • The application must be completed in one sitting. Data will not be saved until you press submit at the end of the application. So be sure to:
    - Review the entire application carefully
    - Prepare your text for all short answer essays in a word processing software file in order to cut and paste it into your application
    - Know your current cumulative GPA and calculate your GPA in your major
    - Complete the entire application prior to hitting submit
    - Letters of recommendation are not required for this application.  

If you have any questions, please email uroc@grad.arizona.edu.




Student Information

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Do not include courses in progress. Provide the number of credit hours including transfer credit.

Graduate School Information

Prior Experience

Please answer the following series of questions to represent prior experience.

Personal Statement

Please answer the following series of questions to represent your personal statement.

Final Information & Affirmation