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Student Resources

​​​Numerous resources are available to students within the department and throughout the university. Research centers, lab and computing facilities, libraries, technology support, community outreach and financial support are a few you will find here. The department hopes these resources will be of assistance to you in achieving a successful and productive academic experience.  For general inquiries, please contact Mary Ann Quinn @ 773.325.7330 or email the Physics Department at

Department Resources

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Library Resources

Research Support

Drop in research help is available daily in-person or online (text, chat and email or Zoom) via Ask a Librarian. You can schedule an appointment here.

​Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Upcoming Opportunities/Scholarships


 ​Space Grant

​​Since 2005, the Illinois Space Grant has funded undergraduate and graduate student researchers working with DePaul faculty on NASA-related research and provides scholarships for Chicago Public School math and science teachers taking graduate courses at DePaul that embed NASA-related materials. The Illinois Space Grant has supported over 100 student researchers.

Scholarships for Undergraduate Research

Scholarships for Graduate Research​

​If you have any questions, please contact Bernhard Beck-Winchatz​​ (, site coordinator for Space Grant.​

University Resource Links

Undergraduate Student Handbook
Graduate Student Handbook
CSH Undergraduate Advising
CSH Graduate Advising
Pre-Health Advising
Academic Calendar
University Libraries
DePaul Libraries Physics Research Guide

Research Resources

Data Science Programs
Cyber Security Degrees
Statistical Research Center - Current data on education and employment in physics, astronomy, and allied fields, including interactive resources, full reports, and individual graphs and tables.AIP Employment Statistics - Reports that provide the latest data on where physicists work and what they do throughout the economy and at different degree levels.
AIP Statistics - Who is Hiring Physicists? -A state-by-state listing of the many employers who recently hired physics bachelor’s into science and engineering positions.

Academic Resources

Free Online Course Materials

Professional and Student Associations

American Physical Society
American Physics Society: Women in Physics
National Society of Hispanic Physicists
National Society of Black Physicists
Society of Physics Students
American Institute of Physics
American Astronomical Society
American Association for the Advancement of Science

Graduate Scho​ol and Internships

Careers in Physics

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