Here are the current benefits for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences doctoral students during their guaranteed funding years.
Five years of funding including summer salary or summer stipend ($34,116-$40,309).
Guaranteed university housing for five years. This housing policy is best among our peers on two dimensions: some peers don't guarantee more than one year, and students may view housing before choosing where to live. Click here for more details on available apartments.
Premium costs for the Columbia Student Insurance Plan are covered.
Eligible dependent premium costs for the Columbia Student Health Insurance Plan are covered.
Full tuition remission ($47,600).
Suspension of all academic requirements and responsibilities for a twelve-week period without loss of funding. $2,000 subsidy per year for each child who is under the age of five and not attending kindergarten. $5,000 one-time adoption assistance benefit.
Facilities fee, Columbia Health & Related Services Fee, ISSO fee for international students, upgraded printing fee, and gym access fee are covered.