Graduate Assistantships are available for students entering the M.S. or the Ph.D. program in Biology. 

The Teaching Assistantships are $12,500 for M.S. students and $13,500 for Ph.D. students, with a 2/3 tuition waiver. These are frequently supplemented with summer salary from faculty research grants. 

Research assistantships are competitively offered by the department and by individual faculty members (please see faculty websites).