REX Program

REX Mentor/Mentee matching is currently in progress!

Mentors have received all mentee applications and have submitted their mentee preferences. URO REX is in the process of matching mentees and mentors based on both mentor and mentee preferences. We will be notifying applicants of the matchings shortly and appreciate your patience. 


Undergraduate Research Opportunities (URO) is an AMS-constituted student club at UBC that is designed to facilitate the entrance of undergraduate students into research and connect with researchers. If you’re interested in research but not sure where to start, our club is a great way to familiarize yourself with the process. Membership is $5.00 and lasts for the entire academic year. As a URO member, you have access to:

We will occasionally hold booths in September and October for students to pay their membership.

Research Experience (REX)

The Research Experience (REX) program is a multidisciplinary mentorship program that takes place over the academic year (September – April) and its purpose is to facilitate the entrance of undergraduates into research by pairing students with a research mentor.