Term and Compensation
The Graduate Fellowship is a 12-month appointment, which may be renewed upon satisfactory completion for an additional year. Compensation for the position includes a stipend of $15,000 for 12 months, an academic year meal plan, and a single bedroom in a shared University apartment.
The various offices are also committed to the professional development of the Graduate Fellows, and offer extensive professional development opportunities within the university. Professional development funding for opportunities outside of UMass Lowell will be reviewed by departmental senior staff and will be available depending on the needs of the department and the availability of resources.
Applications must be received by Feb. 15 each year. The positions will remain open until filled.