TBP Minimum Support Levels and Deadline Calendar

TBP Minimum Support

Semester* Minimum Support Amount
for Tuition Benefit of:
100% 75% 50%
Fall 2011 $6,000 $4,500 $3,000
Spring 2012 $6,000 $4,500 $3,000
Summer 2012 $4,500 $3,375 $2,250
Fall 2012 $6,250 $4,688 $3,125
Spring 2013 $6,250 $4,688 $3,125
Summer 2013 $4,688 $3,516 $2,344
Fall 2013 $6,500 $4,875 $3,250
Spring 2014 $6,500 $4,875 $3,250
Summer 2014 $4,875 $3,656 $2,438
Fall 2014 $6,750 $5,063 $3,375
Spring 2015 $6,750 $5,063 $3,375
Summer 2015 $5,063 $3,797 $2,531
Fall 2015 $7,000 $5,250 $3,500
Spring 2016 $7,000 $5,250 $3,500
Summer 2016 $5,250 $3,938 $2,625
Fall 2016 $7,250 $5,438 $3,625
Spring 2017 $7,250 $5,438 $3,625
Summer 2017 $5,438 $4,078 $2,719
Fall 2017 $7,500 $5,625 $3,750
Spring 2018 $7,500 $5,625 $3,750
Summer 2018 $5,625 $4,219 $2,813
Fall 2018 $7,750 $5,813 $3,875
Spring 2019 $7,750 $5,813 $3,875
Summer 2019 $5,813 $4,360 $2,907
Fall 2019 $7,950 $5,962 $3,975
Spring 2020 $7,950 $5,962 $3,975
Summer 2020 $5,300 $3,975 $2,650
Fall 2020** $7,950 $5,962 $3,975
Spring 2021** $8,100 $6,075 $4,050
Summer 2021** $5,400 $4,050 $2,700

* Semesters are defined as follows:

Fall semester is defined as the period from August 16 to December 31 of the specified year.

Spring semester is defined as the period from January 1 to May 15 of the specified year.

Summer semester is defined as the period from May 16 to August 15 of the specified year.

** Due to covid-19, Fall 2020 rates will hold at a 0% increase over the prior academic year. Spring/Summer 2021 rates will be confirmed based upon future University Budget Guidance.

Graduate Tuition Benefit Program Important Dates: SUMMER 2020

MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2020

PeopleSoft Portal (Campus Information System) opens for SUMMER 2020 TBP data entry.

IMPORTANT: Only Research Assistants are eligible for summer tuition benefit. They must have also been an RA on TBP during either Fall ’19 or Spring ’20 in order to be eligible.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Initial TBP run for Summer 2020. Qualified students will receive a conditional tuition credit. The TBP report will now be updated nightly.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Graduate RA ePAFs due in HR to meet TBP deadline.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Tuition due. Students must pay their portion of tuition by today at 5:00 pm. Last day for students to electronically sign the Graduate Tuition Benefit Approval form in CIS without incurring a late fee.

Monday, June 1, 2020

State Registration Census Taken – Last chance to print signature sheets! Access to TBP data entry closes at 3:00 PM today. Please double check your TBP report and make all final additions and corrections. After 3:00 PM today, no further data entry is allowed for the current term.

Monday, June 8, 2020

TBP signature report, with original signature of Department Chair, is due in the Graduate School (tuitionbenefit@gradschool.utah.edu) by 5 pm.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Mid-semester Report: Please check your report today to ensure each student is on track to receive the intended tuition benefit. Report any problems to the Graduate School’s TBP office (tuitionbenefit@gradschool.utah.edu).

Monday, August 24, 2020

Final TBP report is queried for the semester. If a student earned less than the minimum support amount required for the intended benefit, the % benefit will be reduced or cancelled accordingly. Students are responsible for any tuition due.

Monday, August 31, 2020

Fall overrides/corrections are due by 5 pm (tuitionbenefit@gradschool.utah.edu). Late overrides will require a letter from the department chair.