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Estimated Quarterly Cost of HCDE GRAs

See below for the estimated quarterly cost of a Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) in the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) at a standard appointment of 50% FTE (20 hours per week).

Pre-PhD Candidate Student

Month 1 Month 2 Month 3 Total Qtr
Salary (50% FTE) $2,637 $2,637 $2,637 $7,911
Fringe Benefits (17.3%) $456 $456 $456 $1,368
IDC (55.5%) $1,717 $1,717 $1,717 $5,151
Tuition $5,746     $5,746
One Qtr GRA Cost $10,556 $4,810 $4,810 $20,176

PhD Candidate Student

Month 1

Month 2

Month 3

Total Qtr

Salary (50% FTE) $2,833 $2,833 $2,833 $8,499
Fringe Benefits (17.3%) $490 $490 $490 $1,470
IDC (55.5%) $1,844 $1,844 $1,844 $5,532
Tuition $5,746     $5,746
One Qtr GRA Cost $10,913 $5,167 $5,167 $21,247

 

Notes

  • Salary, Fringe Benefit and Indirect Cost (IDC) rates are effective 7/1/2018-6/30/2019.
  • The IDC rate for your sponsor may differ from the rate noted here.
  • Tuition rate listed is for AY 2018-2019.
  • Tuition rate for MS will cost $796 per credit for AY 2018-2019. HCDE MS Tuition and Fees.
  • Reminder: If a PI hires a non-HCDE student, the student's home department rate is applied.