Teaching Assistant (TA)

Many programs offer Teaching Assistantships. This title is appropriate for graduate students who have been assigned teaching responsibilities in an instructional program under the supervision of a faculty member of the academic staff. Contact the employing program directly for more information about the TA position.

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

See Enrollment RequirementsMaximum Levels of AppointmentsTeaching Assistant (TA) Orientation and TrainingTuition Remission, Payroll Benefits for Graduate Assistants, Fellows, and Trainees