Ohio University

Graduate Assistantship Positions

The positions listed below are FILLED for the 2019-20 academic year

*Note that not all positions listed below will have an open spot for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Please download the College Student Personnel/Graduate Assistantship Packet [PDF] for a program overview and information regarding the application processes.

Assistantships are on-campus positions that are designed to supplement your classroom experience with practical experience. The Division of Student Affairs offers many assistantship opportunities, and, given the partnership with The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education, first consideration goes to those students applying for admission to the College Student Personnel program. The graduate assistantship application process and the academic admissions process are separate, but concurrent processes.

Application Materials and Directions

Please download the College Student Personnel/Graduate Assistantship Packet [PDF] for a program overview and information regarding the application processes.

Assistantships are on-campus positions that are designed to supplement your classroom experience with practical experience. The Division of Student Affairs offers many assistantship opportunities, and, given the partnership with The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education, first consideration goes to those students applying for admission to the College Student Personnel program. The graduate assistantship application process and the academic admissions process are separate, but concurrent processes.

Candidates may apply for up to six assistantships

For your application, you will need your resume, cover letter, a list of professional references, and your autobiographical sketch/personal statement.

To apply, click on the position description below. In the PDF that opens, there will be a link at the bottom of the page to the HR website where applicants may upload their materials. The HR site will prompt you to create a login before you are able to upload any materials.

Important Contacts

For general questions on the GA application process, please contact: Elizabeth Stermer at es933317@ohio.edu or (740) 593-1800.

For general questions about the College Student Personnel program, contact the Higher Education and Student Affairs Program Coordinator, Laura Harrison at (740) 593-4400 or harrisol@ohio.edu

For information on other graduate assistantship opportunities at OHIO not listed below, please contact the Graduate College at (740) 593-2800 or graduate@ohio.edu

For support services, information on getting involved on campus or in the Athens community, please visit the Ohio University student page at www.ohio.edu/students.

Should a candidate be offered a graduate assistantship position and be accepted to a Masters or Doctoral level degree program, the two-year assistantship is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

Positions Inside of the Division of Student Affairs

Campus Involvement Center

**The Campus Involvement Center will be hiring for two Sorority & Fraternity Life anticipated open positions. Please indicate your position preferences in your cover letter. Candidates will be considered for all open positions during interviews.

Career and Leadership Development Center

Office of the Dean of Students

Event Services

Housing and Residence Life

Office of Community Standards and Student Responsibility

Positions Outside of the Division of Student Affairs

Academic Achievement Center

Allen Student Advising Center

Patton College of Education

Office of First Year and Transition Programs

Office of Global Opportunities

Office of Global Affairs and International Studies

LGBT Center

Multicultural Programs

Office for Multicultural Student Access and Retention

OHIO Alumni Association

Russ College of Engineering and Technology