These opportunities to work in UW–Madison engineering labs are available to undergraduates only. Contact the project advisor listed for the opportunity if you have questions.

After you apply, all communication about these opportunities will be sent to your email address.


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Some positions pay an hourly wage, others offer independent-study credits. Talk with your academic advisor about the impacts of independent-study credits: Talk with the Bursar’s Office about changes to your tuition rate if you are enrolled for more than 18 credits:

Want help polishing your résumé? Contact the Engineering Career Services team and read their helpful résumé tips here.

How to apply

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Questions about specific research opportunities should be directed to the project advisor listed for each opportunity.