10 Apr 2009 How many weeks is your summer research program? Submitted by Hilary Eppley, DePauw University Log in or register to post comments Comments We don't have an official Chris Mullins, University of Kentucky - April 13, 2009 - 10:28pm We don't have an official summer research program. If I can get 6 good weeks from a student this summer I will be absolutely delighted! long summer Joanne Stewart, Hope College - April 18, 2009 - 11:09pm We have a long summer, so even though our "official" program is 10 weeks long, most faculty and a few students work at least 12. That gives us about two weeks to get "unburied" from the academic year at the beginning of the summer and two weeks for vacation at the end. "Class prep" you ask? What's that?