HMC Undergraduate Research Opportunities provides students with regularly-scheduled, clearly articulated, and equitable access to research opportunities across all fields.

Research mentors are members of the community who can provide meaningful research experiences for undergraduates, including postdocs and professors.

Log in with your HMC credentials so you can participate!

(if you do not have HMC credentials and are a member of the 5Cs, please get in touch with Mark Ilton

Timeline for January 2024 Call for Applications

For Research Mentors

  • Thursday, January 11 at 6:00am - First day to post projects
  • Sunday, January 28 at 11:59pm - Last day to post projects
  • Monday, February 19 at 6:00am - First day to view applications
  • Friday, March 8 at 11:59pm - Last day to accept applicants using the site

For Students

  • Monday, January 29 at 6:00am - First day to apply for projects
  • Sunday, February 18 at 11:59pm - Last day to apply for projects

All times listed in Pacific Time (PT). 


Note: The "Last day to accept applications" is when mentors send out first offers to students through the site. Some mentors might send out offers directly to students by email after this date. 

Recent Blog Posts

Message to students about Aug/Sept 2023 Call for Applications

Dear HMC students,

 A number of HMC professors are advertising and recruiting for research positions using the HMC Undergraduate Research Opportunities site. If you are interested in learning about these positions or applying to them, go to to register, set up your profile, and apply to what looks exciting. The current round includes positions available for academic credit with some projects extending into next summer for paid research.