Master of Fine Arts

Teaching Assistantships

 

The UMSL English Department provides a limited number of teaching assistantships for MFA students. These assistantships are available for up to two years. In addition to receiving a stipend (approximately $10,000 per academic year), teaching assistants receive 100% remission of their tuition costs (though they do pay incidental student fees).

Tutoring Assistantship

 

The UMSL English Department provides a limited number of tutoring assistantships for MFA students. These assistantships are available for up to two years. In addition to receiving a stipend (approximately $5,000), tutoring assistants receive 100% remission of their tuition costs (though they do pay incidental student fees).

Please Note: All MFA Applicants who apply for financial assistantships are considered for both Teaching Assistantships and Tutoring Assistantships.