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Graduate Assistantships

Pfeiffer University offers graduate assistantships in many departments and offices on campus. Teaching, administrative and research positions are available.

Students interested in an assistantship will need to apply directly to any department or office they wish to work for. The following departments or offices may have open positions.

Types of Positions

Teaching (Full-Time) Teaching (Part-Time)
Work 20 hours/week Work 10 hours/week
Receive tuition waiver for up to 6 credit hours Receive tuition credit for up to 3 credit hours
Stipend: TBD Stipend: TBD
Administrative (Full-Time) Administrative (Part-Time)
Work 20 hours/week Work 10 hours/week
Hourly Rate: Determined by department Hourly Rate: Determined by department
Research (Full-Time) Research (Part-Time)
Work 20 hours/week Work 10 hours/week
Receive tuition waiver for up to 6 credit hours Receive tuition credit for up to 3 credit hours
Stipend: TBD Stipend: TBD

 

2012-2013 Hourly Wage
Minimum-$7.50
Maximum-$15.00

Application Process

Select the position you are interested in then complete and submit the application.

Assistantship departments contact applicants directly to set up interviews. If you are selected for an assistantship, the department draws up contract materials and forwards them to the Office of Academic Affairs. After you sign the contract and complete the tax forms, return them immediately to the assistantship department so information can be entered into the payroll system.

Questions concerning your assistantship should be made directly to the assistantship department.

Requirements

All graduate assistants:

  • Must be admitted to a graduate degree program
  • Must be enrolled full-time and taking at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have a GPA of 3.25 or higher

Policies and Forms

 

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