Financial Support

Financial Support

EEMB Faculty aim to fully support their students in good standing for the duration of the students' studies through a combination of the following:

GSR positions pay a monthly stipend plus full fees, health insurance and nonresident tuition. Offers are made by individual faculty members.

TAships pay a monthly stipend plus partial fees, and health insurance. Nonresident tuition is not included. Offers are made by the department.

Most pay a quarterly stipend plus fees and health insurance and sometimes nonresident tuition. Offers are made by the department or UCSB's Graduate Division.

Need-based aid is only available for domestic students. To apply for aid, a Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) must be submitted separately.