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Graduate Types of Aid

Academic Graduate Assistantship

Work | 3-Credit Tuition Waiver | Quinnipiac University

To assist students, the university offers students the ability to work within the university community. Graduate Assistantships are available on a limited basis to graduate students. Students who work 150 hours in a semester will receive a 3-credit tuition waiver.



Graduate assistantships are available on a limited basis to graduate students. Positions are available in research, practical and clinical areas. Student may only hold one student employment position at the university.

  • Research/Practical/Clinical: Students working in areas of instructor assistance, professional service or research will receive a tuition waiver for hours of service performed. Students who work 150 hours in a semester will receive a 3-credit tuition waiver.
  • Administrative: Positions provide support in administrative areas within the university. Learn more about administrative assistantships
Areas of Opportunity

Departments that offer Graduate Assistantship positions (administrative or academic) include:

  • Administrative Services/QCard
  • Admissions, Graduate
  • Admissions, Undergraduate
  • Athletic Training
  • Athletics
  • Athletics Marketing
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • Controller
  • Diversity/Multicultural Affairs
  • Facilities
  • Graduate Financial Aid
  • Human Resources
  • Learning Center
  • Library
  • Mail Services
  • Public Affairs
  • Registrar's Office
  • School of Business
  • School of Communications
  • School of Education
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Nursing
  • Student Affairs: Community Service
  • Student Affairs: Graduate
  • Student Affairs: Residential Life
  • Student Affairs: Student Center
How to Apply

Interested students can review the University’s Graduate Assistantship job opportunities site to search positions, apply and check the status of a submitted application.

When reviewing positions of interest – see which departments have GA opportunities, what positions are currently available, which positions may be available in a future semester and what type of compensation the positions are offering.

Like other job opportunities, applicants may need to submit a job application, resume or other documents and may be interviewed.

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