Becoming a Graduate Assistant

Graduate assistantships are designed to support students in their pursuit of advanced degrees at Arkansas Tech University. ATU is an Equal Access, Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

Specific expectations and responsibilities of graduate assistants vary, based upon department. However, all graduate assistants are required to:

  • Work on campus
  • Complete a background check
  • Participate in a GA Orientation
  • Maintain good academic standing

GA Position Openings

Academic Advising

Student Services - Civic Engagement

Student Services - Intramurals & Club Sports

Student Services - Veteran Services

Student Services - Student Transition

Student Success Services - 2 positions

Please check back as positions will be posted as they come available

 Applicants Please Read:

  • Please complete only ONE online GA application
  • ONE application will allow you to apply for all GA openings


Orientation Info

Graduate Student Orientation (optional)

New and Returning GA Orientation (mandatory)

Please contact the Graduate College at 479.968.0398 with any questions about the assistantship process.