Undergraduate Research

  • Research Opportunities

    for Undergraduates

The University of Chicago's Biological Sciences Collegiate Division (BSCD) has developed innovative and exciting curricular initiatives in undergraduate science education and expanded undergraduate research opportunities. Approximately 80% to 90% of all biology majors engage in some form of research activity. These successful programs provide a firm foundation for the undergraduate research experience. 

Use the links at left to explore research opportunities.

BSCD Summer Research Fellowships 

  • BSCD Summer Fellowship Program
  • BSCD Ecology and Evolution Fellowship
  • BSCD Developmental Neurobiology Fellowship
  • BSCD Public Health Fellowship
  • BSCD International Summer REU Program Fellowship
  • BSCD Quantitative Biology Fellowship
  • BSCD Translational Medicine Fellowship

Additional University of Chicago Research Opportunities

  • Jeff Metcalf Summer for Undergraduates
  • Beckman Scholars in Medical Science
  • Liew Family College Research Fellowship
  • Neuroscience Fellowships
  • Center for Global Health Fellowship

Additional National/International Research Opportunities

  • Research Intern – Neuroscience
  • Rockefeller University Research Assistant
  • Summer 2018 Research Intern, Leuven, Belgium
  • Zoomonitor intern., Lincoln Park Zoo