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Doctoral Funding: Stipend Primer

  • Your Program Submits the Appointment
  • Graduate School Processes Payment via Workday
  • Issued Monthly & Tied to Appointment (The first payment of the academic year is on the last business day of September.)
  • What You Should Do:
    1. Set up a bank account
    2. Complete I-9 Form at Human Resources
    3. See Payroll Office FAQs for students
    4. Access federal W-4 through Workday
    5. Access state W-4 form on Controller’s website; complete and submit it to the Payroll Office
    6. Set up direct deposit through Workday
    7. International students: check in with OISSS on social security and tax treaty matters
    8. File tax return in accordance with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulations