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Assistantships at Shepherd University

Shepherd University provides graduate students with various employment opportunities. Through these opportunities, tuition waivers and hourly pay are determined by the number of hours worked in each Graduate Assistant position. Graduate Assistant positions under Student Affairs, Academic Affairs, and Campus Services provide waivers up to 16 credits per academic year, with a corresponding requirement of 20-25 hours per week. During the CSDA Preview Program, graduate students will be able to interview for Graduate Assistant positions. If you have questions, please contact Andrew Price or Shelby Maly.

How To Apply For Assistantships:

  1. Read the position descriptions linked below
  2. Visit the Student Employment Website
  3. Select Student Job Postings
  4. Navigate through both PeopleAdmin 5.8 and PeopleAdmin 7 to find job postings
  5. Once you find the posting, click Apply for This Posting to begin your application
  6. If you do not have your Shepherd student identification number yet, enter G99999999 when prompted

Academic Advising Graduate Assistant

TWO Positions Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: 0003849
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – June 2022
Position Description

Accessibility Services Graduate Assistant

ONE Position Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: Stuo17P
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – July 2022
Position Description

Community Service & Special Initiatives Graduate Assistant

ONE Position Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: Stuo1oP
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – July 2022
Position Description

Multicultural Student Affairs, Social Equity & Title IX Graduate Assistant

ONE Position Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: Stuo11P
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – June 2022
Position Description

Office of Sponsored Programs Graduate Assistant

TWO Positions Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: 0003833
11 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – June 2022
Position Description

Residence Life Graduate Hall Director

TWO Positions Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: Stu012P
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – July 2022
Position Description

Student Activities Graduate Assistant

ONE Position Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: 0003846  
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – July 2022
Position Description

Student Leadership & Fraternity and Sorority Life Graduate Assistant

ONE Position Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: 0003845  
12 Month Position – 25 hours per week
Starting – July 2022
Position Description

TRiO / Student Support Services Graduate Assistant

TWO Positions Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: 0003853
10 Month Position – 20 hours per week
Starting – August 2022
Position Description

TRiO / Upward Bound Graduate Assistant

ONE Position Available – Fall 2022
Posting Number: 0003854
10 Month Position – 20 hours per week
Starting – August 2022
Position Description