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Financial Support

Funding graduate school can be difficult, but you don't have to go it alone! Here you will find information to help you navigate the complex maze of graduate funding. Whether you hope to teach classes (TAs, readers, tutors), conduct research in a lab, apply for fellowships to fund your dissertation research, or seek childcare assistance as a graduate student parent, you have come to the right place!

Tuition & Fees

See registration fees for the current and previous academic years.

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Graduate Student Funding Policy

Learn more about ongoing campus-wide graduate student funding reform efforts.

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Direct Deposit

It's the fastest, most secure, and environmentally friendly way for graduate students to receive stipends, financial aid, and refunds.

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Fellowship Opportunities

Hundreds of fellowships opportunities are available to graduate students and many UC San Diego students successfully apply for and receive fellowship funding each year.

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Academic Employment

Many academic employment opportunities for graduate students exist on campus and the recruitment process is ongoing throughout the year.

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Support for Student Parents

Learn about childbirth accommodations and childcare reimbursement.

Parent Support

Tax Information

Tax information for both domestic and international students.


Financial FAQ

Frequently asked questions about financial support.