Financial aid in the form of stipends is available for most students on a competitive basis. Qualified PhD. applicants are eligible for up to 3 years' stipend support which is currently $18,500 a year.
Air-conditioned housing is available on campus for students at modest cost. Single occupancy and double occupancy rooms are available. Campus housing for married students is also available. The Augusta University housing office also helps students locate apartments in the area.
The Augusta University, the only health sciences research university of the state of Georgia, is composed of five schools with a total student population of 2,000. In addition to the College of Graduate Studies, with approximately 400 students, the Schools of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Nursing, and Medicine are located on campus.