As a result of the strong research programs in the Department, nearly all students
are awarded a competitive research assistantship. For qualified students, research
assistantships include participation in the Graduate Tuition Benefit Plan and the
Subsidized Graduate Student Health Insurance Plan. For requirements and policies on
these two programs visit the Graduate School home page. Financial compensation for research assistantships start at $24,000 per
The Office of Residential Living offers affordable housing to students and their families. For further information, visit the Housing and Residential Education home page.
There are multiple departmental scholarships available to students majoring in Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Utah. For information on departmental scholarships, please visit our Scholarship page. If you would like to view scholarships available to all University of Utah students, please visit the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.