Financial Support

Financial Support for Graduate Students

There are many resources for financial assistance available to students pursuing graduate study :

Currently Available Scholarships, Fellowships & Grant Opportunities:

Scholarship and Tuition Awards

Fellowship programs and tuition awards in support of excellent students in Ph.D. programs.

University Fellowships

For qualified new doctoral graduate students.  These Fellowships include stipend, full tuition, and health insurance and are intended to help recruit high quality doctoral students.

Fellowship Resources

A collection of web sites to assist students in finding those much-needed support dollars while attending graduate school.

Financial Support for Minority Groups

A collection of web sites to assist Underrepresented Groups.

Resolution Regarding Graduate Scholars, Fellows,Trainees and Assistants (pdf)

A list of CGS member institutions that support the Resolution concerning the conditions surrounding the acceptance of offers of certain kinds of graduate student financial assistance.

Research Funding

Funding opportunities are available for current UofL students to offset the costs of conducting research, attending conferences, and purchasing materials needed for research.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office

Information regarding financial aid, including eligibility, how to apply, different types of aid, and outside sources of financial aid.

Apply for Financial Aid

FAFSA information for first time applicants

Payment Plans

The Bursar's Office provides different options for students to pay tuition and fees.


Student Job Search Information

Information and resources to help you develop the knowledge and skills necessary to be competitive in the job search process.

Other Information

Student Family Housing Costs

Student Family housing options and the Early Childhood Education Program provide support for balancing academic and family life.