Stipend

June 5, 2015

Northwestern University's Base Stipend Increase Featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education

On September 1, 2015, the base stipend rate will increase to $29,000 for all PhD and most MFA students at Northwestern.

May 27, 2015

FAQ about the Base Stipend Rate Increase

Frequently Asked Questions about the Base Stipend Rate Increase

May 27, 2015

Increase to the Base Stipend Rate

I am extremely pleased to announce that, effective September 1, 2015, the annual base stipend rate for PhD and MFA students in The Graduate School (TGS) will increase to $29,000 per year. I hope you will greet this news with the same enthusiasm that have in TGS.

May 26, 2015

Letter from the President and Provost about the Increased Base Stipend Rate

We are pleased to share an important development regarding graduate education at Northwestern: Beginning September 1, 2015, the base stipend rate for PhD and MFA students in The Graduate School (TGS) at Northwestern will increase to $29,000 per year from the current $22,992 per year.