Graduate Assistantship/Associateship


Graduate Assistantships provide part-time employment in teaching and/or research, and include a waiver of non-resident tuition (if needed), a waiver for health insurance, and either partial or complete payment of in-state tuition.

Student will be currently admitted to a graduate degree program at The University of Arizona; enroll for a minimum of 6 units of graduate credit (audit courses are not included) while classes are in session for the Fall and Spring Semesters (see your college for possible additional minimum enrollment requirements); and maintain a 3.00 cumulative GPA for all UA Graduate credit courses.

All new graduate assistants in teaching who have instructional duties or direct student contact, are required to participate in the Board of Regents mandatory one-day orientation.

International students are required to meet the University of Arizona's English Speaking Proficiency requirements. For additional information please visit the website.

Funding Source

University of Arizona Graduate College

How to Apply

Contact Mary Guerrieri () for information.


Contact Mary Guerrieri for information.

Award amounts & Award process

Award depends on number of hours assigned and departmental salary levels. Contact Tara Bode () regarding GRA/GTA salaries and contracts.