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HESD Graduate Assistantships Compensation Packages

HESD Graduate Assistantships Compensation Packages

Graduate Resident Advisers (GRAs) and Graduate Assistantships (GAs) receive financial assistance with housing, meals, tuition, and more.

 GRAGA
Stipend* $8,000 per year $8,000 per year
40% Discount $1,120 per 4-credit course
$560 per 2-credit course
$1,120 per 4-credit course
$560 per 2-credit course 
Housing Benefits** Yes
$6,428 single / $11,410 married
No
Meal Allowance* $1,300 per year $800 per year

Tuition Costs Per Term

Summer 1
6 credits @ $700/credit = $4,200
Discount: $1,680
Total cost = $2,520
Summer 2
6 credits @ $700/credit = $4,200
Discount: $1,680
Total cost = $2,520
Fall 1
6 credits @ $700/credit = $4,200
Discount: $1,680
Total cost = $2,520
Fall 2
6 credits @ $700/credit = $4,200
Discount: $1,680
Total cost = $2,520
January 1
4 credits @700/credit = $2,800
Discount: $1,120
Total cost = $1,680
January 2
4 credits @700/credit = $2,800
Discount: $1,120
Total cost = $1,680
Spring 1
4 credits @700/credit = $2,800
Discount: $1,120
Total cost = $1,680
Spring 2
4 credits @700/credit = $2,800
Discount: $1,120
Total cost = $1,680
Total Gross Tuition Cost: $28,000
Total Discount: $11,200

Total Net Tuition: $16,800
Total Stipend: $16,000
 


* Taxable
** Nontaxable Financial Resource