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How to Apply

Dates of Program:  JUNE 27 - JULY 29, 2022

For summer 2022, the Simons Summer Research Program will offer TWO options/ tracks for participation: 



All programming (e.g. faculty talks, closing symposium) will be conducted in a virtual format.

*Residential campus housing will NOT be available to Simons program participants (summer 2022). 

Students admitted for the IN-PERSON (COMMUTER) option will be required to provide documentation of vaccination status (both COVID vaccine and booster required) before engaging in on-campus work and must follow all University COVID policies.  Further details will be provided to accepted students at a later date.

All participants in the Simons program (summer '22) in BOTH REMOTE and IN-PERSON (COMMUTER) should expect to commit a minimum of 4 hours per day working remotely on their own and/or with their mentor/research group. Hours may vary and should be agreed upon by consultation with the assigned faculty mentor. 

Guide to applying:

*Applicants who have submitted a completed application package can expect to receive a confirmation email acknowledging receipt of these materials by March 1st.

Due to the large volume of applications received for this program, late submissions/materials are not considered/accepted.

Percentage of students admitted:
about 8%

Please note that admissions into the Simons program is highly selective and we receive far more applications from qualified students than we can accommodate. 

So we can respond to all inquiries in a timely and efficient manner,  please contact us via email
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