Application Instruction

The REU program provides all student participants with low-cost on-campus housing (if needed), a generous stipend, library access, membership in on-campus recreational facilities, and assistance with travel costs to/from Greensboro. Application Requirements:

  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Applicants must be undergraduates in good standing at their home institutions, with plans to complete their degree programs.
  • Students must be willing to work a minimum of 40 hours per week and take part in all REU activities in addition to their mentored research work.

To apply for the NCAT REU in cyber identity, please fill out the on-line application form available here (this form is the "common REU application" developed at UNC-Charlotte for computing REU programs). In addition to this application, at least one recommendation letter is required from a faculty member at your institution. The faculty member should complete this form (this form was developed at Clemson University) and email it directly to Dr. Kaushik Roy ( with the subject line REU RECOMMENDATION. Submission site is now open for summer 2017. If you have any questions about the details of this program, please feel free to contact Dr. Kaushik Roy ( or Dr. Albert C. Esterline ( or Dr. Xiaohong Yuan (