Cancer Biology, PhD - Costs & Financial Aid

Tuition for accepted students in the Cancer Biology program is fully funded by a combination of Graduate Student Instructorships (GSIs) and Graduate Research Assistantships (GRAs) that cover the cost of full-time enrollment.  

Students also receive living stipends through a combination of funding from USciences and Wistar Institute while enrolled in good academic standing.

Also see more information about institutional funding and student loan options that are available for graduate students.

Costs for Cancer Biology, PhD Students
University-sponsored Student Health Insurance – Plan Premium * ^ $1,707
Room and Board * $16,288 (estimated based on double room occupancy for fall and spring)

* Room, board and health insurance costs are subject to change annually. Amounts shown are 2018-19 costs.

^ Enrollment required of all full-time students without equivalent health insurance coverage.

The University Administration reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and room and board charges.

Contact:

Kenneth Myers, PhD
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and Neuroscience

Office Location:

McNeil Science and Technology Center, Room 348

Address:

University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495

Phone:

215-596-7531

Email:

k.myers@usciences.edu

Contact:

Brian Keith, PhD
Professor and Dean of Biomedical Studies

Address:

The Wistar Institute
3601 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone:

215-898-3964

Email:

bkeith@wistar.org