Assistantships

UTSA has been one of the state's fastest-growing public universities for the last decade. The UTSA Graduate School currently offers over 100 doctoral and master's programs and certificates from which to choose and we currently enroll over 4500 students. Students are enrolled across 7 academic colleges including the: College of Architecture, Business, Education and Human Development, Engineering, Liberal and Fine Arts, Public Policy and Sciences.

Types of Assistantships

There are several types of assistantships available to graduate students at UTSA. Specific job descriptions are available from the hiring department, but the following information provides a general overview...

Program Requirements

Please keep in mind that individual programs may have specific requirements that  supersede the Handbook of Operating Procedures (HOP). These requirements are at the discretion of the program. Students...

Parking

Graduate Research Assistants (GRAs) and Teaching Assistants (TAs) are eligible for Faculty/Staff B parking permits with at least a 19 hour appointment. For more information please click here to visit the...

Minimum Enrollment Policy

Students must be enrolled for a minimum of six hours in the Fall/Spring semesters and three hours in the Summer semester. Failure to comply with this policy at any time during the semester will terminate...

How To Apply

Students interested in an assistantship need to contact and apply within a department or visit the  Rowdy Jobs website. Students should be prepared to submit a resume that includes the following:...

Healthcare

To be eligible for healthcare benefits with The University of Texas at San Antonio, students must be employed in an assistantship position for 20 hours a week for 4.5 months. Beginning September 1, 2011, if...

Eligibility Requirements

Academic Eligibility Requirements Graduate students must meet the following academic eligibility requirements to hold an assistantship: Admitted as "degree-seeking" into a graduate program. Assignment(s)...

Assistantship Forms

Students are responsible for filling out the  Application and the Agreement. Departments are responsible for completing all additional paperwork. Click here to access the assistantship forms....

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