Student Hiring & Training
Below are campus guidelines, policies, and procedures to hire and train students.
Students can participate in your research experience and applied learning opportunities by being employees or volunteers, or by earning academic credit. Please consult the following campus policies to ensure compliance.REU payment process.
All UC San Diego undergraduate students are required to complete training in the responsible conduct of research. Additionally, undergraduate researchers must complete specialized training coordinated by Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S).
Research advisors and lab supervisors are responsible for identifying specific hazards and maintaining the appropriate safety training records. A new laboratory worker checklist must be completed for all UC San Diego lab personnel. Any certificates of completion issued by EH&S should be given to, and kept on file by, the research advisor or lab supervisor.