RAM Program Affiliates

Interested in joining the RAM Program? Apply Now to become a RAM Affiliate.

Applications are open now until March 1st for Fall 2024 entry.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Research Aligned Mentorship (RAM) Program. To successfully process your RAM Affiliate inquiry, we ask that you:

Application Process

  • Complete the RAM Affiliate Application
  • Review the requirements asked of all RAM Scholars 
    After your inquiry has been processed, you will be contacted by a member of the RAM Staff to discuss the next steps.

If you have any questions or require assistance, please email the RAM Program 



Regardless of major, the RAM Program provides extra benefits and rewards that enhance learning
and give RAM Scholars opportunities not available to other students.

These opportunities include:

  • Individualized Advisement
  • Priority Registration for classes
  • One-credit RAM courses designed to prepare scholars for real-world learning
  • Digital advisement roadmap designed to fit each scholar’s interest and to create a clear path to graduation and beyond
  • A lounge/workroom on campus reserved exclusively for RAM Scholars
  • Invitations to special workshops and events
  • Hands-on research or project-based learning experiences


In order to receive these benefits and maintain good standing within the RAM Program, affiliates
  • Meet semesterly with their RAM Academic Advisor
  • Take a one-credit RAM 201: Introduction to Research course
  • Attend semesterly Cohort Meetings
  • Apply to research and internship placement opportunities (3-4 external opportunities each December)
  • Represent the RAM Program to the best of their ability


Last Modified 2/2/24