The M.A. in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies is primarily a tuition-based degree. Students are responsible for their tuition, fees, health insurance, and other expenses.
A limited number of competitive fellowships and teaching assistantships are available from the Department of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies. Applicants for fall admission who apply by the deadline will automatically be considered for these opportunities.
More information on funding options is available from the UNC Graduate School.
Financial aid is handled by the UNC Office of Scholarships and Student Aid. Graduate applicants who wish to apply for need-based loans or grants should complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) by March 1 for the following fall, using school code 002974.