Financial assistance

Incoming PhD students will be awarded 50 percent-time Teaching Associate positions. An associateship may entail teaching undergraduate course(s) and/or assisting faculty with research projects.

The associateship is a half-time appointment that comes with a compensatory stipend. In addition to the compensatory stipend, benefits of associateships currently include:

  • A full waiver of nonresident tuition during the fall and spring academic terms
  • Individual ASU student health insurance provided by the W. P. Carey School
  • Optional student health insurance

Note: International applicants should make themselves aware of specific ASU student health insurance coverage requirements for degree-seeking international students with F-1 or J-1 nonimmigrant status.