Benefits of Being a UROC Scholar

Extra Benefits of Being a UROC Scholar

UROC Scholars will develop the following real-world skills through participation in our Summer Undergraduate Research Institute (SURI), MARC Engaged Seminar Series, and the Take Me to the Doctorate workshop series:

  • Effective oral and written communication
  • Critical thinking and complex problem solving
  • Effective interdisciplinary teamwork
  • Effective cross-cultural collaboration
  • Demonstrated integrity and ethical responsibility
  • Demonstrated understanding of global context and issues
  • Demonstrated ability for self-reflection
  • Demonstrated local and global civic engagement
  • Leadership experience

UROC student scholars are also eligible for a fee reduction voucher for 50% off of the test fee. All rising senior UROC Scholars are required to take GRE diagnostic exam prior to fall semester.