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Types of Funding

2021-2022 Susanne H. Rudolph Scholarship

A graduate education at the University of Chicago is a great opportunity for our 2021 College graduates who would like to stay at the University and enhance their knowledge with further studies. Should you be admitted to one of our eligible graduate programs, we will award the Rudolph Scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year. Find more information here.

Scholarships & Grants

A student’s graduate division or professional school determines the amount of any scholarships, fellowships, and assistantships. For more information about these awards, you should visit your respective Dean of Students and UChicagoGRAD websites.

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides up to a $4,000 grant each year to graduate students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that is high-need. Learn more.

Work-Study

The Federal Work-Study program provides an excellent opportunity for you to earn money through part-time employment. Federal Work-Study is similar to any other job, the only major difference being that the Federal government pays a portion of your wages, and your campus employer contributes the remainder. Learn more about Work-Study.

Veteran's Benefits and AmeriCorps National Service Awards

UChicago participates in other educational initiatives such as the Yellow-Ribbon Veteran’s Benefits and AmeriCorps National Service Awards Programs. We suggest that you read through this section to learn more about these opportunities and how they can help you finance your education. Learn more.

Loans

The University of Chicago administers both Federal loan and alternative loan programs. The Federal program provides you with the most attractive choice of loan options, but certain alternative lenders can also provide you reasonable terms. Learn more about available loans.

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