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The History Department is pleased to offer assistantships to approximately eighteen graduate students each semester. These positions provide recipients with a stipend to help cover living expenses as well as the costs of tuition (generally for up to nine credit hours per semester).

Stipends are disbursed over ten months to cover the academic year (August-May) unless stated otherwise. Typical Pay Ranges of stipends vary, so please consult your offer letter to determine the dollar value of your merit-based aid.

Applicants do not need to fill out any additional form to be considered for assistantships; simply be sure to check the box on your Graduate School application.


What is HGSO?

The History Graduate Student Organization (HGSO) fosters this environment by bringing together scholars at both the M.A. and Ph.D. levels to ensure that all students have access to the support and information they need to be successful.

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