PhD Program Financial Aid

The University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School PhD Program provides a five year financial aid package. Currently, the financial aid package includes a stipend of $26,900 and full tuition remission for five years and comprehensive health insurance to both domestic and international students.

Apply for PhD program financial aid during the application process.

University of Pittsburgh Financial Aid Resources

Additional Financial Aid Opportunities

Research/Travel Funding

PhD students are strongly encouraged to attend major academic conferences in fields relevant to their career development. The Doctoral Program provides each PhD student with an annual allocation for travel. In addition, the University of Pittsburgh's Graduate and Professional Student Government (GPSG) offers extra travel funding for graduate students who attend academic conferences.