All PhD students are offered full funding, which includes stipend, tuition, and health benefits. Funding comes as part of graduate research and teaching assistantships, and fellowships. NIH-sponsored traineeships are also available on a competitive basis for students who are U.S.citizens or permanent residents.

Other Costs to Consider

  • Average cost in Minneapolis for a one-bedroom apartment is $899/month.
  • Minnesota students can buy an unlimited bus and light rail pass for $100/semester. The light rail stops 2 minutes’ walk from the Division’s offices.
  • Minnesota has no tax on clothing.
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