REU Application Information

Application Materials

A complete application to the WMC REU includes the following:

  1. A one-page statement of interest addressing your background in mathematics and statistics and your interest in being part of the 2017 WMC REU program
  2. Two letters of recommendation from faculty who are familiar with your work.


  • All application materials must be submitted through the website
  • To receive full consideration, all application materials must be received by February 19, 2017.

Additional Requirements

  • Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its territories and full-time undergraduate students in the 2017-18 academic year.
  • It is expected that applicants will have completed several sophomore-level and some junior-level mathematics courses such as Linear Algebra, Graph Theory, or Abstract Algebra, and demonstrate commitment and enthusiasm for learning more mathematics.