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Graduate Student Funding

Graduate Research Assistantship/Graduate Teaching Assistantship

The department offers a limited number of graduate teaching and research assistantships. These positions are offered to students with a good academic background and very good GRE verbal and quantitative scores. 

Applications for Fall 2016 GTA Positions have closed.

All GTA and GRA positions have been filled for the Fall 2016 Semester.

Please do not send emails or recommendation letters to any faculty members directly.

Graduate Assistance for Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowship

Only doctoral students who are U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents are eligible for this fellowship. New Ph.D. applicants must be unconditionally admitted to the Industrial Engineering Ph.D. Program. View link for additional details and application for GAANN Fellowship.

Graduate Fellowships/Scholarships

The University of Texas at Arlington provides a variety of scholarships and fellowships for students who have demonstrated exceptional academic achievement. Scholarships and fellowships are typically awarded on the basis of scholastic excellence and adequate preparation for graduate study.

Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantship and Doctoral Teaching Fellowships

Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantship and Doctoral Teaching Fellowship packages are available on a competitive basis to students beginning their first semester of study in UT Arlington doctoral or doctoral-bound programs. These packages provide tuition coverage and a competitive assistantship stipend for up to five years.

For students in STEM programs, this support may consist of some combination of Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantships (EGTAs) with full tuition fellowships, graduate teaching assistantships with STEM tuition fellowships, or grant-funded research assistantships with STEM tuition fellowships. Requirements include a 50% graduate assistantship, full-time enrollment, and unconditional admission.