Graduate assistantships are state-classified university positions supported with university or grant funds and made available through the individual college in which your program of study is housed. Eligibility for an assistantship is limited to graduate students who are officially accepted into a degree program and who are registered full-time in the Fall, Spring and Summer terms. Full-time enrollment is considered nine (9) credit hours for Fall, nine (9) credit hours for Spring, and six (6) credit hours for Summer. In special circumstances for students graduating at the end of a term, a reduction in class load may be approved with documentation of graduation. All graduate assistants are required to uphold a 3.0 cumulative GPA to maintain their award.
Minimum Graduate Credits Earned
18 prior to award
30 prior to award
Please view the Graduate Assistant Handbook to view the position description for each assistantship type or for further information regarding graduate assistantships.
Graduate students who wish to apply for an assistantship should contact the graduate program director for their program of study. For any additional questions, please contact the Graduate School at (904) 620-1360.
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