SRI Eligibility Requirements

Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible to participate in the 2019 Summer Research Institute, irrespective of whether their major is in the sciences or another discipline. Students must identify a faculty mentor and each academic department at Barnard makes decisions about student participation in SRI.

Other eligibility requirements are as follows:


Students must be enrolled at Barnard during the spring semester to be eligible for participation in SRI. Students who have withdrawn from Barnard before or during the spring semester are not eligible. Those who have withdrawn for Fall 2019 prior to the beginning of the program are not eligible.

Academic Standing

Students must be in good academic standing during the spring semester. Previous semester and cumulative GPA at least 2.00. Satisfactory academic progress required: rising sophomore standing = minimum 24 points; junior standing = minimum 52 points; senior standing = minimum 86 points.

Conduct Standing

Students must be in good conduct standing and maintain that standing throughout the 10 weeks of the program by observing Residential Life policies and the Student Code of Conduct, as laid out in the Barnard Student Handbook.

Financial Standing

In order to be admitted to the SRI program, students must have outstanding College bills paid in full

If you want additional information about individual departments or interdepartmental programs, then see below for a link: