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What is an assistantship?

Assistantships are opportunities for graduate students to engage in departments within Student Affairs while pursuing a degree. All assistantships are supervised by full-time student affairs professionals dedicated to the growth and development of higher education students.
Graduate assistantships complement the curricular content through ongoing supervised field experiences, allowing emerging professionals to apply theory to practice.  

Professional DevelopmentStudents who hold graduate assistantships within Student Affairs can expect to gain experience in many areas, including:

Program Development



Campus Partnership

Student Support


Community Outreach

Marketing and Communication

Student Affairs

Through transformative experiences, services and support, we advocate personal development and success among students. The Division of Student Affairs will be the model of excellence, inspiring a thriving student experience through innovation, engagement and inclusivity.
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