Academic Student Employees - Graduate Assistants (GA)

Under immediate supervision, the Graduate Assistant assists a regular faculty member or the teaching staff with various professional and technical duties associated generally with the subjects or programs in which the assistant is doing graduate work. This work should not take precedence over the successful completion of the graduate degree program by the student in a timely manner.

Further Information

Essentials for Teaching Associates, Graduate Assistants and Instructional Student Assistants  

Appointment Form, GA

Authorization for Extra Hours Form  - For Graduate Assistants working hours beyond the time base, or for Instructional Student Assistants working over 40 hours in a week.

Classification Standard - GA

Job Description Template, GA

Description of Duties Form - Must be given to Academic Student Employee (ASE) at time of appointment; send electronic copy to Academic Personnel Services to be kept on file.

Report of Absence Without Pay Form - To be completed by manager for Graduate Assistants working fewer than the time base.