Financial wellness is understanding your current financial situation and planning for financial health.

UChicagoGRAD partners with Campus and Student Life to provide financial wellness resources and workshops throughout the year.

GRADHelp is your source for help and information about stipends, payments, bills, fees, insurance, and more.

Emily Easton, Associate Director of Graduate Administrative Services, is the new point-person for answering questions regarding graduate student payments, including stipends, teaching remuneration, financial aid, loans, fellowships, reimbursements, and other funds. If you have questions about any kind of payment and aren’t sure where to turn, let Emily know so she can help resolve the matter. Emily can be reached at

Already, has answered questions from graduate students about issues such as payments, taxes, and on-campus resources. We will continue to monitor the inquiries and track specific issues in order to keep improving our systems to ensure the best experience for graduate students.


Download the Budgeting 101 presentation


Upcoming Workshops:

Dates coming soon!

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