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Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program

The SURF program is helping students across engineering, science, and technology disciplines discover a world of opportunity available to them through research. By closely working with other creative and innovative people, students explore, discover, and transform ideas into reality to advance society and improve people's lives.

SURF Program Benefits

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  • Receive pay to conduct hands-on research under the direction of a faculty member and a graduate student
  • Attend professional development and research seminars
  • Present research discoveries at the SURF Symposium
  • Enjoy social activities with other SURF students
  • Celebrate at the end-of-summer banquet

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News and Announcements

SURF Office Location!

The SURF office has moved to the fourth floor, room 4040, of Wang Hall!

SURF 2018!

The SURF program dates for 2018 are May 21 through August 3 on the West Lafayette campus. The application system will open by January 8.

For past News and Announcements, please see our Archives.

Contact SURF

For a directory of our staff members, please see our Contact Us page.

SURF Office---NEW location as of January 2018
Purdue University
Seng Liang Wang Hall
516 Northwestern Ave, Room 4040
West Lafayette, IN 47906

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 12 noon; 1 - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Fax: 765-496-1466
Phone: 765-496-2349