2016-17 Student Cost Breakdown

Below is a cost breakdown for a 2016 – 17 graduate program in Biomedical Sciences Graduate Assistant. This breakdown takes into account the supplement provided by the Graduate School (Graduate School Fellowship funds):

The Dean’s Office support of graduate students:

Currently: Year 1 Fall and Spring semester = Dean’s Office supports tuition, stipend and fringes

New: Year 1 summer + Year 2 fall, spring and summer semesters = Dean’s Office will support  ½ tuition, Mentor is responsible for ½ tuition, stipend and fringes

Cost through summer 2017:

Stipend $28,627
Health/Fringe 20.4% $5,839.90
Tuition $10,768
Total $45,235
GSF funding (250k/30 students) 5 total years $6,944
Fall 2016, Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 semesters:   Dean’s Office will support  ½ tuition $5,384
Net $32,907

Cost beginning fall 2017:

Stipend $28,627
Health/Fringe 20.4% $5,839.90
Tuition $10,768
Total $45,235
GSF funding (250k/30 students) 5 total years $6,944
Net $38,291