Get Involved


Rising MIT Sophomores: The application for Academic Year 2024 is now open.  Click HERE to access the application, and feel free contact the UPOP Student Program team for more information about the UPOP application process:


Employer Network: UPOP welcomes your organization's involvement at any level—from posting jobs to hiring interns, supporting Milestone Workshop events, hosting information sessions or site visits, hosting a sponsored event, or attending the annual UPOP Networking & Career Events. Contact Janell Ciemiecki, Employer Relations Manager, for more information:


Mentor Volunteers: UPOP is noted for the lifelong connections our students make with some extraordinary mentors. If you’re interested in learning more about the important role of mentors in our program, contact


UPOP and MIT alums: There are now 2500+ UPOP alums out there, and our current students are eager to learn from you! Both MIT and UPOP alums are welcome to participate with UPOP as a volunteer. Contact