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Fueling your future

In addition to finding the right program  – one that is led by the best faculty and fits into your schedule, the cost of attendance is a big consideration. The good news is that we offer scholarships, assistantships, internships, campus employment, and even federal loans that can offset the costs of your education.

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Tuition and costs

As one of the highest-ranked institutions in the Midwest for value and academic reputation, our costs remain lower and competitive with most private graduate schools across the nation.


Research Assistantships

There are a limited number of Research Assistantships available to graduate students. The amount and number of assistantships awarded vary by year and department. Please contact your program’s department chair for further updates and information regarding this topic.

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate assistantships may be available for athletic teams, based on each team’s seasonal needs. Assistantships may offer partial or full tuition and/or a stipend. For more information, visit https://valpoathletics.com to contact athletic team coaches.

Graduate assistantships are also available in the College of Business for MBA and MS Sports Administration students.

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Reach Out

We’re happy to help you understand and apply for scholarships, assistantships, and financial aid. If you have questions, contact the Office of Financial Aid:


We’re here to help. Just contact us and our graduate admissions specialists will respond to you with the information you need.