Jun 02, 2020  
2012-2013 Graduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Graduate Student Assistantships

General Information  > Graduate Student Assistantships

Graduate student assistants are graduate students in good standing enrolled full-time who hold a graduate student appointment requiring the performance of such duties as classroom instruction, academic advising, reading papers and examinations, supervision, or research responsibilities. There are six graduate student appointment categories. Graduate student assistantships encompass the positions of teaching fellow, teaching assistant, instructional assistant, research assistant, and graduate assistant.

Qualifications for Appointment 

Teaching Fellow 

Teaching Assistant 

Instructional Assistant 

Research Assistant 

Graduate Assistant 

Graduate Assistant Non-Exempt 

Appointment Procedures 

Student Contact 

Mandatory Employment Discrimination Training 

Duration of Appointment 


Conditions of Service 

Insurance Coverage for Graduate Student Assistants 

Reappointment of Graduate Student Assistantships