Assistantships / Stipends

A limited number of teaching and research assistantships are available. Stipends vary with the nature of service and the amount of time required. Approximately 66% of graduate students pay in-state tuition. Additional information is available from the individual programs.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available to US citizens and permanent visa holders. Students attending on an F or J visa are not eligible for financial aid. Additional information  and applications are available from the Student Aid Office.


Individual clinical departments may have scholarships available. Additional information is available from the program directors.

Contact the Office of Research and Graduate Studies

Larry L. Bellinger, Ph.D. 
Regents Professor
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

Richard Cardenas
Program Manager

Kim Luttman
Senior Administrative Coordinator
Graduate Studies and International Liaison

Kathy Svoboda, Ph.D.
Professor, Biomedical Sciences
Director, Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences