The Chemistry Department of UGA offers two programs that provide undergraduate students with outstanding exposure to faculty research initiatives. Students work hand-in-hand with faculty research teams, using the most advanced equipment and facilities. Undergraduate Research -- Fall / Spring Undergraduate students at the University of Georgia can gain experience as independent researchers working in the laboratories of Chemistry Department faculty members during the fall and spring semesters. The Fall/Spring program is not available to students outside of UGA. However, a special Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity (SURO) program has been created specifically for non-UGA students. Undergraduate Research -- Summer. Open to all students in both American and international universities.