Financial support

Tuition Remission and Health Insurance

  • We are committed to supporting ASOP doctoral students in good standing for four years, providing tuition and student health insurance.
  • The IUPUI Tuition & Fee Estimator can help calculate annual costs. Select ‘Science’ from the Program dropdown menu for Psychology Department rates.
  • If you are from a qualifying Midwest state, you may be eligible for the Midwest Exchange Program.


  • ASOP students in good standing should typically expect to receive competitive stipend support for four years.
  • Sources of stipend support typically involve work positions for 20 hours/week, 10 months of the year, such as:
    • teaching or research assistantships
    • fellowships (e.g., Kabat Fellowships, University Fellowships)
    • applied placements in related academic units (e.g., IUPUI Human Resources)

Summer Internship Opportunities

Some students may elect to gain applied experience during the summer. These opportunities are coordinated through program faculty and our numerous area partners. Below is a list of some of the local organizations with whom we have established relationships.

  • Clarian Health Partners                      
  • Indiana Health Physicians
  • St. Vincent Hospital              
  • IU School of Medicine
  • Eli Lilly                                              
  • Public Safety Medical
  • Indiana Historical Society                 
  • British Airport Authority
  • Interactive Intelligence                      
  • Wishard Hospital
  • NCAA Headquarters             
  • Flashpoint Consulting
  • WellPoint                                           
  • Rolls Royce
  • Exact Target                                       
  • Direct Defender         
  • Emmis Communications        
  • Ivy Tech
  • Premiere Consulting Services
  • Performance Assessment Network       

Other Support

  • Professional development support for research and travel
  • Free or reduced fee licenses for major research software, such as SPSS
  • Library resources