Financial Aid

Undergraduate Student Aid

The University offers a variety of opportunities for undergraduate students to receive financial aid and scholarships. For further information on financial aid available to undergraduate students, including federal student loans and grant programs, visit the UMass Amherst Financial Aid Services website.

Graduate Student Aid

Teaching and research assistantships are available on a competitive basis. Each assistantship includes a stipend, tuition waiver, and health-fee waiver, as well as a waiver of some student fees.

In addition to graduate assistantships offered through the department, a limited number of fellowships are available on a competitive basis through the School of Public Health and Health Sciences and through the Graduate School on a competitive basis.

For additional information regarding financial aid or funding opportunities available to graduate students, call 413-577-0555, or visit the UMass Amherst Financial Aid Services website.