Students filling an assistantship vacancy after the university drop/add period:

No fee remission is available during the academic semester in which the student is initially appointed. All fees (contingent portion of the general fee, graduate course fee) will be waived for a subsequent academic term if the student is appointed as an assistant before the end of the drop/add period of that term.

Students vacating an assistantship after the university drop/add period:

The fee remission will be available only during the semester in which a student resigns the assistantship after the drop/add period has ended.

International graduate students with assistantships are normally not allowed to accept additional employment. For more information, contact International Programs.