Graduate Assistantship FAQs

Graduate assistants with the Division of Student Affairs


Any admitted or enrolled graduate student meeting all academic requirements. 

The compensation package can vary depending on the assistantship. Typically, a compensation package includes a tuition waiver, professional development funds, discounted health insurance, and a monthly stipend.

The number of available assistantships varies each year. 

Yes, depending on availability of positions and preference of supervisor. 

No, but participants are welcome to apply on Workday to multiple assistantships.

No. The process is based on mutual selection the office has to choose you, too.  If an office is interested in you, they'll reach out. 

Offers should go out within two weeks from interviewing, depending on the office. Offers will continue to be extended throughout the Spring and Summer until all slots have been filled. 

Keep looking for opportunites to fund your education. Seek other offers through the University Human Resources site at hr.uark.edu

Have questions?

Contact CampusLife@uark.edu for more information.