Current Graduate Students

Minimum Stipend and Tuition Levels

Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Information

GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS MINIMUM STIPEND AND TUITION LEVELS
FALL/SPRING ACADEMIC YEAR 2016-2017
  Masters Doctoral
Service hours required per week

10

15

20

10

15

20

Minimum stipend level per academic term

$1,740

$2,610

$3,480

$2,950

$4,425

$5,900

Summer 2017 Information

The 2017 Summer Semester runs from May 20 – August 11 for a total of 12 weeks. The semester is divided into a 12-week, 10-week, 8-week, and two 6-week sessions. Graduate Assistants must be enrolled in a minimum of 8 credits over the course of the summer. Tuition Grant recipients may enroll between 1-16 credits.

Minimum stipend levels for Graduate Assistantships are prorated for summer as follows:

MINIMUM STIPEND LEVELS FOR GRADUATE ASSISTANTS
SUMMER 2017
  Masters Doctoral
Weekly Service Hours 10 15 20 10 15 20
Summer 12-week $1,392 $2,088 $2,784 $2,360 $3,540 $4,720
Summer 10-week $1,166 $1,749 $2,332 $1,977 $2,965 $3,953
Summer 8-week $922 $1,383 $1,844 $1,564 $2,345 $3,127
Summer 6 week $696 $1,044 $1,392 $1,180 $1,770 $2,360

Continuing doctoral students may hold an assistantship for summer without being registered for courses and may work up to 40 hours per week if they were enrolled in Spring 2017 and will take at least 8 credits in the fall.