Awarded in Recognition of Scholarly Achievement and enables student to pursue graduate study without rendering services. Fellowships come with stipend and many include or are supplemented with a tuition waiver.
Students from Under-represented Groups may be eligible for an all-expenses paid visit under the College of Engineering's Multi-Cultural Engineering Recruitment for Graduate Education (MERGE) Program.
Research and Teaching Assistants
Graduate student pay is calculated on a % time basis. A greater than 50% time appointment means 20hrs/wk research or TA duties. RA and TAs receive a full tuition waiver for 25% - 67% appointment. They will also receive a monthly stipend.