Most Ph.D. students receive some type of financial assistance. Research assistantships are available through the department to qualified Ph.D. applicants. The university also offers a limited number of special fellowships for outstanding U.S. Ph.D. students. Students accepted into the School of Pharmacy Pharmacology &Toxicology MS program are not eligible for institutional financial aid. MS students are not permitted to be paid for working in a lab while enrolled in research or thesis units.