Stipend and Benefits

Department Stipend
$27,250 annual stipend as well as tuition remission benefits are offered to PhD and MD/PhD graduate students in the program. However, the department does not offer a stipend to graduate students in the Masters program.

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Funding Resources
Financial Aid Office is able to help graduate students financing their education through advice about scholarships, grants, work-study and loans.

Student Health
Student Health Insurance is inpatient health insurance program required by students enrolled in full-time studies at UNMC.

Student Health Fund B is a program that provides out-patient health care at the Student Health Outpatient Center to UNMC graduate students, who are automatically enrolled if they are taking four or more hours per session.  Learn about both here.