Coterm Tuition, Assistantships and Funding


Coterm Tuiton Information

Any graduate courses taken while you remain in the undergraduate student tuition group are not assessed any additional fees.

It is important that you understand coterm tuition assessment, as it has implications on academic policy and assistantship funding.

Links Related to Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students


Assistantship Information

Graduate assistants need to be in the graduate tuition group.

Dean’s Office Financial Support for Engineering Coterms

Priority consideration for need-based applications.

Coterm funding opportunity database

This is a database of funding opportunities applicable to support graduate study for coterm students. Opportunities are listed by criteria related to field, individual background and field, and individual background. There is also a tab for potential funding sources for individual graduate research.


If you have feedback and/or would like to be included in this database, please contact Paula Aguilar at


Graduate Housing Loan

Coterms in the fifth year of enrollment are eligible to apply for loan funds to help with off-campus move-in costs.