Graduate assistantships provide students with opportunities to engage in meaningful, career-related academic activities that support the College’s commitment to offering experiential education. Graduate assistantships also provide the College an opportunity to engage the creative and professional talent of exceptional graduate students in roles that will assist it in meeting its strategic and operational goals. For more information please see the Graduate Assistant Procedure
A Graduate Assistant (GA) appointed during the Fall and Spring academic semesters will receive tuition remission of 25% to 50% reduction (refer to GA procedure). Tuition remission is a reduction in the tuition amount that the student will be charged. The tuition remission is only available during the Fall and Spring semesters. This benefit is not available for the Winter and/or Summer semesters.
GA's may have their appointed benefits prorated for various reasons. Some of those reasons may include a late start to their appointment or a position ending before the contract end date. Benefits will be pro-rated based on the start date of the assignment.
Deadline for departments to apply to request a position: January 15
Deadline for a graduate student to apply for an open position: May apply for any open position until they are no longer available
Start of most GA assignments: Start of the academic yearGraduate Assistant Application - (for Department Application)