Math REU at Kent State

June 1 - July 24, 2020

Mailing address

REU program
Dept. of Math Sciences
Kent State University
Math & CS Building
Summit Street, Kent OH 44242


Jenya Soprunova
reu [at]
TEL: (330)672-9086
FAX: (330) 672-2209

How to Apply

Deadline: February 15th, 2020

To apply to our REU program, you will need to use the common application system. To start your application, click here.

To complete your application, you will be asked to provide the following:
  • Personal statement (3-5 paragraphs) describing your academic and career goals and how the REU program will help you achieve these goals;
  • Unofficial college transcript;
  • Contact information for two references, who will be contacted by email requesting that they complete a reference form through this system. Please talk to your letter writers ahead of putting their email addresses on the application. Please request your letters from your mathematics instructors, preferably in the most advanced mathematics courses you have taken. Another option is to request letter(s) from people who advised a research project in which you participated.
  • You will also be asked which project you are interested in and why. Please have a look at the project descriptions.