Please read the following important information and submit all required materials before the deadline.


  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • Major in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Incoming senior, or sophomore/junior with strong academic record
  • Students from underrepresented groups(women, minorities, and persons with disabilities) and academic institutions with limited research opportunities especially welcome

Important Dates

  • March 12, 2021: Application deadline
  • April 5: Notification date Once an offer of acceptance has been extended to an applicant, a confirmation must be received within one week of the offer date.
  • June 1: REU program starting date
  • August 7: REU program ending date

Financial Incentive

  • $6,000 stipend
  • Housing allowance and meals
  • Travel reimbursement of up to $500 for non-UNT students
  • All types of income are taxable.

Required Materials

  • Apply the program at:
  • You need create an acoount and login your account at the site to apply the program. 
  • You may search for:  NSF Program: REU, Student Type: "Undergraduate", Location: "Texas",  Award Institution: "University of North Texas", Research Topics: "Data Analytics", Field of Study: "Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering"
  • Upload all application materials by the deadline.

Contact US

Dr. Junhua Ding
ATTN: REU Summer Program 
Department of Information Science
University of North Texas
3940 North Elm, Suite E292G
Denton, TX 76203-5017

Phone: 940-565-2186

Follow the instructions in the application form to submit all required materials.