Undergraduate Research Opportunities


Many departments offer undergraduate research opportunities, such as summer research programs and research project courses. Information is available under the undergraduate section of each department website. A helpful brochure is available entitled "How to Find an Undergraduate Research Opportunity in Life Sciences at the University of Toronto"

Division of Anatomy
Cell and Systems Biology
Human Biology Program
Institute of Medical Science
Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology
Medical Biophysics
Molecular Genetics
Nutritional Sciences
Pharmacology and Toxicology

Hospital/Research Institutes
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Reearch
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Hospital For Sick Children
Mount Sinai Hospital
St. Michael's Hospital
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
University Health Network - Office of Reserch Trainees

  • Ontario Cancer Institute
  • Toronto General Research Institute
  • Toronto Western Research Institute
  • Toronto Rehabilitation Institute Research
  • TECHNA Institute

Women's College Research Institute

Innis College
New College
St. Michael's College
Trinity College
University College
Victoria College
Woodsworth College

International Research
Centre for International Experience
International Course Module
Science Abroad

Summer Research Studentships
American Physiological Society (APS)
Associated Medical Services
Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease (AMMI) Canada
Banting and Best Diabetes Centre
Canadian Blood Services
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases (CFID)
Canadian Hemophilia Research Society
Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Genetics
Canadian Liver Foundation Summer Studentships
Cardiovascular Health in Ambulatory Health Research Team (CANHEART)
endMS Research and Training Network
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (USRA)
Ontario Genomics Institute (OGI)
Parkinson's Disease Foundation
Sandra Rotman Centre

Research Programs
Division of Teaching Labs (DTL Undergraduatea Summer Research Awards
GLSE Summer Research Project Studentship
Research Opportunity Program (ROP)
Research Excursions
Undergraduate Research Fund
Undergraduate Reserach Opportunity Program (UROP)
Undergraduate Student Research Awards Program-NSERC
University  of Toronto Excellence Awards (UTEA)