Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Financial Aid for EECS Grad Students

A limited amount of financial aid is available to EECS applicants.

There are three main sources of financial aid:


A limited number of fellowships are available. When you apply online, check the box indicating interest in financial aid and you will automatically be considered for a fellowship. No further request is needed.

Teaching Assistantships

A limited number of TAships are reserved for incoming graduate students each year. In order to qualify for a TAship, one of the following conditions must be met:

Graduate Student Researcher

Professors sometimes support students with their own research funds. Applicants should contact individual faculty members whose research interests are similar to their own.