Deadline to apply for AY 2011-12 tuition waivers is March 31st.
Tuition waivers provide for a waiver of tuition to students who are commencing or continuing work toward a graduate degree. Awards are made on the basis of academic achievement and promise. Several tuition waivers are available to Space Studies graduate students who are on approved or qualified status, on a per-semester basis. The following conditions apply for granting tuition waiver: 1) The General Graduate Record Examination (GRE) must be taken if a student wishes to be considered, 2) Tuition waivers will not be available for courses taken to fulfill admission requirements, 3) Courses eligible for tuition waivers must be part of an approved Program of Study 4) Waivers will not be granted beyond the limit of 24 credits unless an approved program of study is on file with the Graduate School. 5) Tuition waivers will not be available for courses taken beyond the required number of credits to graduate, 6) Tuition waivers are not available for students on combined degree program and 7) To be eligible for tuition waivers, the students must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above.
Students interested in obtaining a tuition waiver must submit an application form to the Director of Graduate Studies by March 31st for the following academic year.