Application for NSF-Supported Summer 2014 "Research Experience for Undergraduates"
in the Department of Physics at Lehigh University

(updated March 8, 2014))

Eligibility requirements for the Lehigh Physics REU Program:

A complete application package to the Lehigh Physics REU Program consists of:

Please do not send transcripts until Fall semester grades have been recorded. Unofficial transcripts are fine. Should you be accepted into the program, we may require an official transcript at that time.

It is your responsibility to arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to the address below.

The deadline for all application materials, including recommendations and transcripts, is March 7, 2014. Email submissions are preferred, but sending materials by mail or fax is also fine.

Please send your resume and transcript, and arrange for 2 letters of recommendation, to:
REU Coordinator
Department of Physics
16 Memorial Drive East
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA 18015
e-mail: reu@lehigh.edu
fax: 610-758-5730
phone number: 610-758-3930

If you have any questions about your application or the program in general, please consult our Frequently Asked Questions or contact the REU coordinator.


The application deadline for 2014 has now passed, and we are no longer accepting new applications. We will allow a few days grace period to receive any remaining resumes, transcripts, and recommendation letters for our applicants.

We have received more than 600 applications for the 2014 program. Thank you for your overwhelming interest in our REU program! As you might imagine, it will take some time for us to go through so many applications and make offers for positions. Please be patient during this process.