Departments/programs determine eligibility for most Teaching Assistantships (TAs), Research Assistantships (RAs), and Project/Program Assistantships (PAs). Other possible university appointments include fellowships, traineeships, reader/grader, and student hourly positions. Students should contact their program for information on how to obtain an assistantship.

More information can be found in the Payroll Benefits appendix.

Graduate Assistant Policies and Procedures (GAPP) outlining employment-related practices for graduate student teaching, research, and project assistants are available from the Office of Human Resources.

See Enrollment RequirementsFellowshipsMaximum Levels of AppointmentsProject or Program Assistant (PA)Research Assistant (RA)Teaching Assistant (TA)Traineeships