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Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics

Research Opportunities for Math Majors

  • TAKING APPLICATIONS NOW!!!! Penn State's 2015 summer REU program in applied mathematics. In this REU, students will learn scientific computing, and work with faculty on summer research projects in applied math.
  • NSF-REU in Combinatorics, Number Theory, and Graph Theory. Summer 2015. DEADLINE for applications is FEB 17, 2015. See this link!..
  • Blue Waters Student Internship Program. For undergrads interested in petascale computing research and development projects. See this link! Deadline for application: March 20, 2015.
  • Libraries offer $1,250 award for outstanding undergraduate thesis! See this link! Go Math Students!
  • Penn State MASS program. Fall semester 2015. Deadline for application is April 4, 2015.
  • "Discovery experiences" in the mathematics first-year seminar course.
  • Individual projects with faculty.
  • The Mathematics Advanced Study Semesters (MASS) program (juniors/seniors)
  • P-MASS program (freshman/sophomores).
  • Many of our students also work at the Applied Research Lab.
  • Mathematics Conferences for Undergraduates

  • Brigham Young and more.
  • Northern California Undergraduate Mathematics Conference
  • Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics
  • The Spring Francis Marion Undergraduate Mathematics Conference
  • Canadian Undergraduate Mathematical Conference
  • Rose-Hulman Institure of Technology, Undergraduate Mathematics Conference
  • University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Undergraduate Math Conference
  • Southwestern Undergraduate Mathematics Research Conference
  • Youngstown State University, Pi Mu Epsilon Regional Conference
  • Journals for Undergraduate Mathematics

  • Ball State Mathematics Exchange
  • The Rose-Hulman Undergraduate Mathematics Journal
  • The Waterloo Mathematics Review
  • JYI: Journal of Young Investigators
  • Involve: a journal of mathematics
  • Interested in more information? Email us.