School of Business

Applying for an Assistantship

Graduate Assistants are selected each year to work with graduate faculty members doing research, helping with teaching, and assisting with other responsibilities. These assistantship positions are paid on an hourly basis; the work hours assigned vary from year to year depending upon university funding, but will not exceed 10 hours per week. Partial tuition waivers are given to students who are selected for these positions. Only students who are enrolled full time (at least 9 graduate credit hours) can qualify as Graduate Assistants.

Applications for Graduate Assistantship positions are accepted in the spring (by March 8) for the following academic school year. To be considered, you must complete the following:

  1. Application for admission must be complete. To view the requirements for admission, visit:
    MAcc Admission Requirements
    MBA Admission Requirements
  2. The March 8th deadline to apply for an assistantship has passed for the 2014-2015 school year.