Graduate Assistantships

The Graduate Assistantship Program allows admitted graduate students the opportunity to gain valuable academic and workplace experience in exchange for a tuition waiver or stipend.

Research Assistantship

Research assistants are involved with literature searches, data collection, entry or analyses, proofreading manuscripts, formatting research posters, professional scholarly submission or co-authorship of literature.

Teaching Assistantship

Teaching assistants gain experience with course preparation, grading of assignments, guest lectures/facilitations, rubric data entry, online coursework development, or prepared presentations.

Administrative Assistantship

Graduate students are involved with student recruitment, database management, website review, website updates, or special projects.

Types of opportunities include research, teaching, and administrative assistantships and work in:

  • The Art Museum
  • The Autorino Center
  • Biology and Chemistry Department
  • Career Development
  • Center for Academic Excellence
  • Counseling and Applied Behavioral Studies department
  • Counseling and Wellness Center
  • Graduate Academic Affairs
  • Graduate Admissions
  • Institute for Latino Community Practice
  • Nutrition and Public Health
  • School of Education
  • Social Work
  • Special Education


For additional questions and information, please contact the Office of Graduate Academic Affairs ([email protected]) or stop by Mercy Hall, room 221.

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