Research & Creative Activity in the Department of Theatre & Dance

The Department of Theatre & Dance prides itself on providing opportunities for students to collaborate with faculty on scholarly research and engage with the community. This activity is supported by several University of Michigan-Flint programs. 

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM (UROP)

UROP allows undergraduate students to earn stipends of up to $500 per funding cycle while completing research with their faculty. 

Learn more about the UROP application process.

SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH EXPERIENCE (SURE)

Similar to UROP, SURE provides an outlet for undergraduate students to take part in hands-on research with their professors while earning a stipend over the spring & summer semesters. 

Learn more about SURE. 

recent theatre & dance research and creative activity

PROFESSIONAL COLLABORATION RIGHT UP THE STREET

For all aspiring Theatre & Dance students, the opportunity to collaborate with professional artists and master teachers is critical to their education, their experience and their resumes. UM-Flint is within walking distance of the Flint Cultural Center's nationally acclaimed Flint Youth Theatre, providing unique opportunities not available to students in many other parts of the state.