How to Apply for Graduate Assistantship Positions

Graduate Assistant Application for 2016-17 Positions 

  • Mid-October:  Application opened
  • December 15, 2015: DEADLINE - Application, resume and cover letter.  (Note: You may apply even though you have not heard if you have been admitted to your academic department. Application to your graduate program is made separately directly to your department)
  • End of January:  Candidates receive notification of status
  • February 11:  Interviews take place for candidates applying for any MSU graduate program 
  • February 12:  Interviews take place for candidates in Master’s in Student Affairs Administration
  • Mid-February:  First round offers made