Tuition and Funding

Assistance is available and awarded to graduate students by the individual programs on the expectation of academic promise. Miami University offers a wide variety of assistantships that involve duties ranging from residence hall assistants to teaching and research. Graduate assistantships include a tuition waiver and a stipend.  Waivers vary from 25% to 93% reduction in tuition.  Stipends vary by department and assigned duties.  For more information on the assistantship possibilities, contact the Graduate Director of your program of interest.

For additional information on tuition, please contact the Office of the Bursar who can provide you with information on tuition and fees.

Assistantships for masters students can be renewed for a second year and doctoral students can be renewed for a total of four years, or six years if admitted directly into a doctoral program. For additional information on graduate assistantships, see Part 3: Information for Graduate Award Holders in the Handbook for Graduate Students and Faculty under Forms and Publications.

You may also be eligible for financial aid.  Contact the Financial Aid Office for more information and to schedule an appointment with a a financial aid counselor.