To be eligible to join HYPER, applicants must:
- be either a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
- have sophomore or junior standing as an engineering major at a four-year college/university in the U.S.
- have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
Women and students from underrepresented minority groups in engineering are strongly encouraged to apply.
HYPER participants will arrive at UCF’s main campus in Orlando by Sunday, May 24. Travel allowance will be provided. The 10-week REU program will commence on Tuesday, May 26, and run through Friday, July 31. Participants will commit 40 hours per week to REU activities, including research, professional development seminars and site visits.