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 Nov/Dec 2023 Call for Applications

For Research Mentors

  • Friday, November 3 at 6:00am - First day to post projects
  • Wednesday, November 15 at 11:59pm - Last day to post projects
  • Friday, December 1 at 6:00am - First day to view applications
  • Thursday, December 14 at 11:59pm - Last day to accept applicants using the site

For Students

  • Thursday, November 16 at 6:00am - First day to apply for projects
  • Thursday, November 30 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. 

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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.