November 05, 2017
have funds to support an additional research assistant.
The financial support situation:
The department has very few fellowships and TAs to offer,
and competition is intense. RAs are awarded by individual
faculty if they have funding and if they think you would
be a good fit to their research project. This is often determined
by examining your performance in their classes after you start
For Fall 2015,
about 58% of PhD students have some kind of financial support
in the form of fellowship, RA, TA, or some combination.
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