All applicants accepted for the Ph.D. program will receive full funding for 5 years. This includes tuition and University related fees. Aid is restricted to students in the PhD program. The department strives to support every student in good standing as fully as possible. Aid is restricted to students in the PhD program, and is dependent on students making Satisfactory Academic Progress toward the degree.

PhD students entering in Fall 2019 will receive summer stipends in addition to service or non-service fellowships in the academic year. Students in their fifth year with an approved Dissertation Prospectus qualify for a non-service fellowship to support full-time work towards their dissertation.