By checking the appropriate box on the graduate school application, you will automatically be
considered for research and teaching assistantships and fellowships. EEB generally supports
students in both the M.S. and Ph.D. programs in one of these ways (mostly
on teaching assistantships). The support package is highly competitive,
including a nine-month stipend, a tuition waiver, and excellent health and dental coverage (the same package
the faculty receive). Additional support is often available in the
The human resources department maintains
up-to-date information on graduate
teaching assistantships and benefits.
Some students may be eligible for federal
Prospective students are encouraged to apply for outside fellowship support.
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