Guidelines for URS Programs

Compensation for International Students

International students must have a SSN or ITIN to receive a stipend. They may also be subject to tax withholding.

Human Research Subjects & Institutional Review Board

Research projects that involve human subjects must be conducted carefully to respect the rights of the research subjects and to ensure compliance with institutional standards and practices.

Research Abroad: Safety Considerations

Undergraduate students traveling abroad on Duke-sponsored programs are subject to rules governing safe travel.

Responsible Conduct of Research Training and Tutorials

Before receiving funding from the URS office, students will be asked to complete a tutorial on Research Misconduct.