How to Apply for Graduate Assistantship Positions

Positions for thre 2016-17 academic year have been filled. Below was the timeline; we anticipate following a similar timeline for the next selection process. Exact dates will be updated once they have been finalized.

Graduate Assistant Application for 2016-17 Positions 

  • October 15, 2015:  Application open
  • 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). See below for instructions to apply.
  • 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