Graduate students at Lehigh have a number of options for funding their education.
In addition to assistantships, Lehigh’s individual academic departments and deans’ offices offer a limited number of fellowships and scholarships, including the Pasteur PhD Partners Fellowship.
Students can apply for a variety of private, external fellowships and scholarships. These funding opportunities may or may not be need-based.
Employers can invest in their employees through sponsorship of graduate education.
The Office of Financial Aid helps administer Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans, Federal Direct PLUS Loans and Private/Alternative Student Loans.
Funding Stories from Lehigh Students
There are many ways to approach funding your graduate education. Lehigh graduate students share how they did it.