Apply

The usual application cycle for MCL projects is as follows:

  • Spring semester projects are announced approximately two weeks before the end of the fall semester, with applications accepted until the Friday of the first week of classes in the spring.
  • Summer session projects are announced after spring break, with applications accepted until the end of the spring semester.
  • Fall semester projects are announced during the summer, with applications accepted until the Friday of the first week of classes in the fall.

The next application solicitation will be for: Fall 2018

Prospective applicants should read the expectations for student participants before applying.

To apply, once applications are open, email mcl@math.uic.edu from your @uic.edu account with a brief cover letter describing your interest in research. Also include:

  • Your full name
  • The titles of the project(s) you are most interested in
  • A PDF of your UIC academic history (this is a list of your current and past courses that can be printed from my.uic.edu; it is also known as an “unofficial transcript”)