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NYU Steinhardt and its partner schools offer generous support to make the Embedded MAT affordable to students from diverse backgrounds.

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Scholarships and Financial Aid Packages

All teaching residents are eligible for substantial scholarships and financial aid packages:

  • Stipends or wages range from $12,500 to $26,500 and assist with your educational and living expenses.
  • Scholarships for eligible students currently range from $10,000 to more than $25,000 to help cover the cost of your tuition and do not have to be paid back.
  • Free residential housing is available for Great Oaks Charter School participants.
  • Student loans help cover your cost of attendance and will have to be paid back. Read more about federal and private loans.
  • Service completion awards, such as the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award, TEACH grants and Student Loan Forgiveness, allow eligible students to repay student loans or educational costs after finishing the program.

We seek a diverse group of applicants to become teaching residents and encourage you to apply and complete your financial aid application today.

Once you have been admitted, we will send you detailed information on the scholarship and financial aid package you will receive. You are under no obligation to enroll in the program until you have seen and accepted your financial aid package.

Tuition and Fees

2017-18 Academic Year

Based on your eligibility, a sizable portion of the cost of the program will be covered through scholarships, stipends, housing subsidies, and other forms of financial aid.

  Summer 2017 Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018
Credits: 6 Credits 9 Credits 12 Credits 3 Credits
Total: $10,794 $15,981 $21,168 $5,607
  • Summer 2017
    6 Credits
  • Fall 2017
    9 Credits
  • Spring 2018
    12 Credits
  • Summer 2018
    3 Credits

Summer 2017 cost per credit is $1,596 with additional $800 fees for registration. Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and Summer 2018 cost per credit is $1,660 with additional $2,916 total fees for registration. The Board of Trustees of New York University reserves the right to alter the fee schedule without notice.

How to Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships

To determine your eligibility for need-based scholarships and to apply for student loans, you must complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible and indicate that your data is to be sent to New York University, code number 002785.

Apply Early

Do not wait for an acceptance offer to submit your FAFSA materials. NYU’s Office of Financial Aid will send you a financial aid package shortly after you have an offer to participate in the Embedded MAT program.

For help in completing the FAFSA, call 800-4-FED-AID.

If you have questions about financial aid, please contact our enrollment specialists, who will connect you with a financial aid counselor who can answer your questions.