Graduate Student Funding and Support

Financial Support for Ph.D. Students

Students admitted to any of Brown’s Ph.D. programs are guaranteed five years of support, including a stipend, tuition remission, health services fee and health insurance subsidy. (Funding for transfer students may vary.)

Additional Types of Aid

Special Circumstances

If you wish to appeal your departmental funding or have special financial circumstances, we suggest contacting your program directly.
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If you are considering a leave of absence, review the Leavetaking Considerations checklist and meet with offices that may assist you as you weigh your decision.
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Additional Information

Learn about allowances for personal expenses and details for special circumstances like loan eligibility appeals, leaves of absences, and withdrawals and refunds.
Learn the business hours, phone number and address for the Office of Financial Aid.