Graduate School

Thinking about going to Grad School?  It's important to understand how that decision can impact your financial future.

Tuition and Fees

Graduate Assistantships

The primary goal of assistantships is to provide a stipend to help graduate students reach their educational objectives by working within the University community. Assistantships are merit-based and competitive, with availability depending on the program.

There are three types of Graduate College assistants:

  • Graduate Assistants (GAs)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs)
  • Graduate Teaching Fellows (GTFs)

Examples of Duties Include:

  • Teaching assistance
  • Research assistance
  • Administrative assistance
  • Paper grading
  • Undergraduate advising
  • Instruction of an introductory course or laboratory

More information on graduate assistantships can be found on the webiste for the College of Graduate Studies and Research.