Research Programs at Other Institutions


Undergraduate Research Opportunities Portal

Undergraduate students of any discipline can access thousands of global undergraduate research and funding opportunities through the Office of Undergraduate Research Opportunities page.
Create a profile to focus your searches and also receive updates on new, related opportunities.


Summer Programs

UTSA COS students are encouraged to deepen their education by participating in research experiences throughout the world. These programs generally provide travel, housing, and a stipend that you can live on … you don’t pay for them, they pay you. Applications are usually due in January and February. Click here for an overview about Summer Research and its benefits. Use the link below or Google "Summer Undergraduate Research" to find a summer research program for you.

Click here for an extensive list of summer research opportunities at other locations.


Year Round Programs

UTHSCSA South Texas Advanced Research Training Undergraduate Program (START-UP)

Neuroscience oriented juniors/seniors

Pre-PhD research training program for undergraduates hosted by the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio; some research takes place at UTSA.