​Graduate Assistantship

This site is the primary location for information about graduate assistantships.  When information about graduate assistantships becomes available, faculty, staff, and students will be able to find out information for them on this page in the menu to the left.
 
A full-time graduate assistantship position is generally intended to be for the fall and spring semester of the specified academic year. There are three levels of annual graduate assistantship awards as indicated below:
 

Graduate Assistants (GA) - General work duties and athletic positions         

  • $4,200 stipend for 20 hours per week         
  • 12 graduate credit hours of tuition remission
 

Teaching Assistants (TA) - Assist faculty with teaching duties       

  • $7,200 stipend for 20 hours per week         
  • 12 graduate credit hours of tuition remission


Research Assistants (RA) - Assist faculty with research activities         

  • $7,200 stipend for 20 hours per week         
  • 12 graduate credit hours of tuition remission

Important Note: Not all students are qualified for all available positions based on his or her course of academic study and the required qualifications for the available positions. Students should only complete and submit applications for graduate assistantships for which they are truly qualified. An application will need to be submitted for EACH position applied for. Make sure to include the position number on the application or it will not be reviewed.
 
Seniors can apply for positions to start in fall. The application is open in March each year.
 

Questions? 

Call the Office of Academic Affairs at 419-434-4640.