This is the most common form of student support. Graduate assistantships are employment-based appointments where students, in exchange for their service, receive a stipend, tuition remission, and an institutional contribution toward the health insurance program available only to graduate assistants.
Teaching and research assistantships are offered on a competitive basis and are generally administered by the academic departments. Contact your academic department for more details.
|Biochemistry & Molecular Biology||$30,000||$31,000|
|Biomedical Sciences - Dental School||$25,000||$26,000|
|Epidemiology & Human Genetics||$30,000||$31,000|
|Human Genetics & Genomic Medicine||$30,000||$31,000|
|Molecular Microbiology & Immunology||$30,000||$31,000|
|Oral & Experimental Pathology||$25,000||$26,000|
|Pharmaceutical Health Services Research||$27,500||$28,500|
|Physical Rehabilitation Science||$30,000||$31,000|
Criterion of appointment:
Pre-Candidacy - Graduate student in good standing who lacks previous teaching or research experience.
Post-Candidacy - Graduate student in good standing who has passed the departmental preliminary exam and has been formally admitted to candidacy for the doctoral degree.
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The Graduate Assistant Advisory Committee (GAAC) meets through the meet and confer process with President Perman and the Graduate School leadership team each term. Direct any agenda items to firstname.lastname@example.org
Is Tuition Covered
Yes. Tuition remission covers 10 credits of tuition every fall and spring semesters. Summer tuition is charged at the in-state rate.
How much of the student health insurance premium is covered?
The Graduate Assistantship covers 100% of the student's health insurance premium. More information about the insurance plan.
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