ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE

Calculating Graduate Assistant Tuition Benefits

A. Steps in Calculations

To calculate the amount of graduate assistant tuition benefit for 2016-2017, carry out the following steps:

  1. Multiply the appointment percentage by two
  2. Multiply this number by the maximum tuition benefit for the specific classification (see table)
Calculating Benefits Example
Appointment percentage
25%
 
x   2
Tuition benefit percentage
50%
Example of calculating a tuition benefit received.
Maximum tuition benefit
$8,364.00
Tuition benefit percentage
x     50%
Tuition benefit received
$4,182.00
Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant, Administrative Fellow, Medical Fellow, Dental Fellow classifications (Medical Fellows must work 100 percent time to receive 100% tuition benefit.)

Appointment Percentage

Benefit

Tuition

12.5%

25%

$2,0091.00

25%

50%

$4,182.00

33%

66%

$5,520.20

50%

100%

$8,364.00

Advanced Masters and Ph.D. Candidate Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant, and Administrative Fellow classifications

Appointment Percentage

Benefit

Tuition

12.5%

25%

$348.50

25%

50%

$697.00

33%

66%

$920.04

50%

100%

$1,394.00

Legal Project Assistant with Benefits classification

Appointment Percentage

Benefit

Tuition

12.5%

25%

$5,250.00

25%

50%

$10,500.00

33%

66%

$13,860.00

50%

100%

$21,000.00

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