The Department offers teaching assistantships, research assistantships or fellowships, or a combination of these, to all qualified graduate students for their full tenure in the program. Teaching opportunities for first-year students include classroom or laboratory instruction, which usually requires about 20 hours per week. The average annual stipend for teaching assistants is $23,511. The stipend can be augmented for outstanding applicants.

Please see the Graduate College website for a description of fellowships available for graduate students. 

See also: Awards and Fellowships