We offer graduate programs in basic, translational, and social/population sciences, as well as in physical therapy.

These programs, housed within all four UCSF professional schools and Global Health Sciences, together create a dynamic and synergistic atmosphere for research.

Summer Research Training Program

UC San Francisco offers exciting summer research opportunities for undergraduate students in the health sciences. In addition to daily research, students participate in:

  • Seminars on scientific and professional development
  • Journal talks
  • Oral and poster presentations
  • Small group meetings and activities
  • Social and cultural events

Students are provided with a stipend, housing, public transportation pass and health insurance.

Learn more about the program

PROPEL: Post-baccalaureate Research Opportunity to Promote Equity in Learning

PROPEL is a 1-2 year paid post-baccalaureate research opportunity serving post-bacs from disadvantaged backgrounds in science through a modest financial incentive for faculty hiring managers, career and professional development training sessions, networking opportunities, and laboratory mentorship.

Learn more about PROPEL