Tirimbina, Costa Rica

Tuition and Funding


MSP students will register for 8-9 credits each Fall and Spring Semester, and 6 credits each Summer Semester. UWM tuition rates.

International students should contact the Center for International Education for additional financial requirements, including Proof of Funding.

Scholarships and Fellowships

The MSP program has limited resources to financially support its students. While assistantships and internal scholarships may be available, these opportunities are not guaranteed. To be considered for a scholarship, your completed application must be received by January 1st. Students are strongly advised to seek support independently and to begin exploring opportunities as early as possible. Resources and opportunities available at UWM include: 

*Applicants are advised to contact the units administering the fellowships directly to learn about application requirements.


Teaching assistantships may be available to select students. Project assistantships may also be available. Application materials, including an Assistantship Application must be received by January 1st to be considered for these opportunities.

Research Assistantships may be available at UWM, but most are not arranged through the MSP. RA opportunities are available directly through faculty members working on various grant-funded research projects. Students must contact faculty members directly to learn about these opportunities.

UWM's guidelines on assistantships.