Featured Event

Note that you will need to pay a $10 fee ($5 for the general URO membership & $5 for the REX membership) to apply to the REX mentors and subsequently participate within the REX Program. We will be boothing from 10 AM – 3 PM  during Clubs Days (Sept 21-23). Our booth will be located near 2306/2309 in the AMS Nest.

The Research Experience Program’s mentee application form is now open! Please apply here. Additionally, please read through the mentor biographies located here.


REX Mentee applications close on Sept 30, 11:59 PM.


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.