Graduate Student Support Plan (GSSP)

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Welcome! The Graduate Student Support Plan is a highly competitive support package used to attract top students to NC State University. Graduate students that meet the requirements below are eligible to receive health insurance and tuition support (for a limited number of semesters).

  • - Supported on a qualifying graduate assistantship (teaching or research) or fellowship of, at least, $666.67 per month
  • - Meet the minimum enrollment requirement - Full-time, at all times
  • - Enrolled in an on-campus master's or doctoral program*
    • *Distance Education and Graduate Certificate programs do not qualify for the Graduate Student Support Plan.

For more information regarding eligibility for the Graduate Student Support Plan, please see the Requirements At-A-Glance Chart or Eligibility Summary.

 

The Graduate Student Support Plan Handbook and links below explain the plan in more detail and provide answers to some frequently asked questions.

Graduate Student Support Plan Handbook
Plan Overview
Important Dates / Deadlines


Other Items of Interest:
Electronic Billing
Benefits of the Student Health Center
Use of Student Health Services Center During the Summer