Working as a full-time graduate assistant can help you pay for a substantial portion of your graduate education.

You’ll receive a stipend, currently between $12,500 and $14,000 (depending on assignment), as well as remission of tuition and bookstore discounts. For details on tuition and fee rates and on our fee remission program for full-time graduate assistants, please visit

Job related duties that you will encounter while a Graduate Assistant include, but are not limited to, helping students in the computer lab, grading papers, tutoring students in the Learning Center, assisting with research duties, or teaching a class. You will work 20 hours per week.