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Students may receive funding from a variety of sources to offset the cost of their graduate studies.

Assistantships (GA, GTA, GRA)

Assistantships are managed by departments and academic programs as well as administrative units across the university.

Fellowships & Scholarships

Graduate students are encouraged to pursue funding opportunities provided by external organizations. 

External Funding

We share external funding opportunities as we receive notices.

Travel Advances (Loans)

Under special circumstances, travel advances are available to graduate assistants traveling on university business. A travel advance must be requested by the traveler and approved by the department head or designee, using the Banner Travel & Expense (TEM) system.



Funding by the Graduate School

Explore eligiblity requirements, amounts and nomination process for a variety of opportunities.

Travel & Research Grants

Take advantage of travel and research funds administered by the Graduate Student Assembly.

Financial Aid

Complete the federal application for financial aid and get help with calculating cost of attendance.