Tuition and Financial Support

Most students are admitted to our graduate program without financial support. Students who require support should contact individual faculty regarding assistantships or hourly wages (  Assistantships will cover tuition, but hourly wages do not include tuition remission.

Each year, one or two Excellence Fellowships are awarded to the most deserving PhD applicants applying for admission in the Fall semester. Other very highly competitive fellowships are also available at Rutgers University (

Details of graduate tuition costs are available here as a PDF document.