Financial Aid

Types of Aid


All students receive automatic scholarship consideration. A number of scholarships are available for graduate students at Abilene Christian University. Departmental scholarships are offered through the various departments. For more information regarding these scholarships, contact the department of interest. 

Graduate Assistantships

A number of Graduate Assistantships are offered at Abilene Christian University on a competitive basis. Graduate Assistants (GA's) fall into three categories according to major responsibilities. 

  1. Academic support, including clerical work
  2. Research
  3. Teaching

Upon employment, GA's are given a letter clearly stating responsibilities, remuneration, and the expectations of the department and of the professor to whom they are assigned. Both full- and part-time assistantships are available. 

Application Deadline:
Fall 2016
  • Aug. 14, 2016

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Medical Care Mission
Medical Care Mission

Students in the graduate psychology programs participate in various practicum opportunities. One of these practicum partnerships is with Medical Care Mission, a non-profit clinic located in Abilene, TX.

Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds

Each month, students and faculty in Abilene Christian University's graduate psychology programs participate in grand rounds, a time for them to discuss cases and gain various perspectives.