The University of Washington, based in Seattle, WA offers a fully funded master’s in Geography. The Master’s Degree Program enables students to gain greater familiarity with the richness and rigor of advanced study in the discipline of Geography. The department is committed to providing funding for new and continuing students throughout their graduate studies with teaching and research assistantships. Graduate students in geography receive financial assistance from a variety of sources. The majority of these involve a work commitment, most commonly as a Teaching Assistant (TA). Tuition fees are waived for students with Teaching Assistant positions.