1. -Application Deadline: First Friday of March

  2. -Interviews: Second Week of March

  3. -Selection of Participants: Third week of March

Application and Selection

Mentored Research

  1. -Begins on the first week of June

  2. -Ends on the second week of Aug

  3. -Each faculty will mentor participating student

  4. -Students will pursue research projects under RUMBA guidance

  1. -RUMBA students will participate in a shared ethics section with the student participants of the San Francisco State University and the University of California-Berkeley BIO REU sites.

Culminating Symposium

Schedule of Events 2013-2016

  1. -Participating students will write a five page formal paper describing their research findings

  2. -Participating students will present their findings in a culminating symposium in the form of poster formal presentations to be given on the last day of the program