Complete the online application specific to Tarleton’s REU program by clicking the “Apply Now” image. The online application may be saved and completed as you compile the required information. Important dates associated with the 2020 application process are:

  • December 1st, 2020 – online application process begins
  • April 11th, 2021 – online application process ends
  • April 16th, 2021 – students will be notified of their application status

The online application includes:

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  1. Application information
  2. Academic information – including uploaded transcripts
  3. Essay (450-550 words) on why you are interested in the Tarleton State University REU program
  4. Faculty mentor selection – top three choices
  5. Reference information for one academic advisor, research mentor, or science instructor.