The GYD (IYFD) program was admitted to the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP) in April 2006. Students from Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming will be offered in-state tuition upon acceptance into WGRP. Students apply to WGRP directly through the GYD program once they are admitted into the GYD program.
For additional information about financial assistance, see the Financial Information page on the UM Graduate School web site.
One TA position is offered to an GYD student every year. The TA recieves a reduction in tuition costs as well as a monthly stipend. Indicate interest in the TA position on the Graduate School Application.
Students are not required to pay tuition while serving in the Peace Corps or other intercultural internship experience. Students serving in non-Peace Corps internships may choose to pay tuition as a means to access health insurance and other student services.