Spanish Graduate Programs

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance is available in the form of scholarships and assistantships. Assistantships normally require full-time enrollment (minimum of 6 semester hours); recipients work 20 hours/week for the Department. Tuition waivers may be available to accompany assistantships. All application materials should be received by February 15 from students who wish to be considered for financial assistance for the following academic year. Additional funding information is available at

In order to qualify as a resident of NC for tuition purposes, a student must have established legal residence (“domicile”) in NC and maintained that legal residence for at least 12 months before applying for classification as a NC resident. In addition, numerous other factors must be considered.
Applications for Residence-and-Tuition Status are submitted through the Office of the Provost.

Guide to Graduate Admissions