Financial Aid and Tuition

Boston University provides all incoming PhD students with a comprehensive package of five years of full fellowship support that covers tuition and mandatory fees, student health insurance, and an annual stipend.  Fellowship support may take the form of a teaching fellowship, a research assistantship, a non-service fellowship, a dissertation fellowship or a combination of these fellowship options.  Details and policies regarding these fellowships can be found at

For information about tuition, living expenses and federal loans, please consult the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Financial Aid site.