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Molecular Biosciences Graduate Program


All entering graduate students in the Department of Molecular Biosciences who are making satisfactory progress towards the degree will receive an annual stipend $25,081 either from a Graduate Research Assistantship (GRA) or a Graduate Teaching Assistantship (GTA). Tuition will be provided by the University or by the student's mentor. The stipend is reviewed annually in comparison with competitive institutions and the cost of living in Lawrence, Kansas. Once doctoral students pass their qualifying examination, the stipend of the GRA will increase to $26,081.


Competitive Fellowships that provide support for Graduate Study are available for outstanding student.  For more information, please visit the websites for the individual programs:

Health Insurance

Health Insurance is available but will be the responsibility of the student or the student's mentor.


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