Graduate Assistantship Opportunities

Lander University offers a wide variety of graduate assistantship (GA) opportunities.

Graduate students awarded a GA work approximately 20 hours per week during the school year. In return, GA positions cover half of the tuition and required fees (for fall and spring) and provide a stipend of $3,000 per semester.

Students must first be admitted in a Lander University graduate program to be eligible to apply. GA hires will be made beginning March 1st.


The list of GA positions for the 2021-22 school year are:

College/Department Position/Duties # of GAs
Admissions Social Media/Communications 1
Admissions Data Analyst 1
Admissions Community Outreach 1
Advising Early Alert Program 1
Advising PASS Program 1
Advising Academic Coaching 1
Athletics Marketing and Promotion 1
Athletics Strength and Conditioning 1
Auxiliary Services Bookstore Website/Social Media and Post Office 1
College of Arts & Humanities Art Department Assistance/Studio Maintenance 2
College of Business Assessment Coordinator 1
College of Business Teaching Assistant 3
Housing & Residential Life Staff Supervision, Training, and Evaluation of Resident Assistants 1
Information Technology Services Information Technology Assistance 2
Media & Marketing Marketing/Social Media/General Support 1
Procurement Process Assistance and Support 1
Student Life New Student Orientation 1
Student Life Student Activities Program Development 1
Student Life Campus Recreation Program Assistance 1
VP Finance & Administration Special Project Assistance/Analysis/Department Support 1
Wellness Center Peer Educator Program Assistance/Marketing and Social Media 1
Writing Center/EFL Consulting and Administrative Duties 1

Applications for a graduate assistantship are completed through Handshake. You will receive instructions on how to apply for a GA position upon admittance to Lander University.