REU participants will receive the following financial support:
- Students receive a $3,600 stipend.
- Travel expenses will be reimbursed directly to the student.
- Students will be enrolled in a transferable 3-credit course: Undergraduate Research in Earth System Science (ESS 199). The department covers UC Irvine course registration fees.
- Course materials, including the costs associated with printing research posters, will be covered.
- ESS will make and pay for housing arrangements for participants during the eight-week REU program. Students will receive an additional $100 per week for meals.