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Graduate Assistantships

Need assistance financing your education? Interested in helping the University develop the quality of its graduate programs, specifically yours? A graduate assistantship (GA) position might be what you're looking for!

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All graduate students are welcome to apply for the 2024-2025 academic year!
2024-2025 Application

Contact Information

Dr. Lisa LoBasso, Director of Graduate Academic and Student Services

Phone +1 (570) 941-7459

Benefits of a Graduate Assistantship

As a graduate assistant, you will:
  • Strengthen the quality of your education by creating connections with your academic program or with additional departments throughout campus
  • Provide valuable and necessary services to the University
  • Tuition remission assistance (varies)
  • Stipend payments (varies)

Application Criteria

In order to apply, applicants must:
  • Have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Be regularly admitted as a graduate student into a graduate degree program


Once chosen, graduate assistants will be required to:
  • Participate in a workshop prior to the start of the semester
  • Satisfy a service commitment during each of the academic semesters if assigned to an academic department
  • Maintain the minimum required GPA of 3.0 (A student may be dismissed of his / her GA position for failure to remain in good academic standing.)
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