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Programs : Master's : Financial Support

Deadline to apply for funding to be determined.

Approximately 25 GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS (some teaching, some research) are available to qualified students. The stipend for these assistantships is currently $9,548 per academic year. The department will also cover most basic tuition fees. Currently, the department covers up to $5,811 per semester. International students may also receive non-resident tuition waivers for 2 years (this is a competitive campus-wide selection process,) and out-of-state non-resident students may also receive a non-resident tuition waiver for 1 year (this is also a competitive campus-wide selection process.) Graduate Assistants are responsible for their mandatory campus miscellaneous fees which are currently $553 per semester.

Students seeking graduate assistantships should fill out Part II of the departmental application. Please note that supporting documents for a Graduate Assistantship are the same as those needed for Admission to the Master's Program in Geography.

Student seeking financial aid in the form of loans or need-based grants should contact the Financial Aid Office.

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