NSF REU Site with a focus on Cancer Research
This summer research experience program
is sponsored by the National Science Foundation.
2021 Summer Program updates to be determined by the university later in the fall
2020 Program COVID-19 Deferral: Due to the Biomedical Engineering laboratories conducting cancer research being shut down and on-campus housing not being available through the summer, we have made the very difficult decision to postpone the 2020 BME CUReS Cancer REU to the summer of 2021.
Top Ranked Program
Biomedical Engineering is ranked among the top 15 programs in the country by US News & World Report. The Cockrell School of Engineering is the #11 best engineering undergraduate school in the nation.
Texas 4000 Partnership
Partnered with Texas 4000 cancer-fighting community.