Teaching Assistantships

Teaching Assistants (TAs) are primarily responsible for teaching, tutoring, instructing or lecturing for the purposes of imparting knowledge to students.

A Teaching Assistantships may include:

  • A semester-long stipend
  • Tuition remission for up to 9 UAA credits per semester
  • Graduate student health insurance

Details and information on Graduate Assistant qualifications and policies can be found in the Graduate Degree Policies of the UAA Catalog and the Graduate Student Handbook

How to Apply

Please follow the instructions to complete the TA application.  Submit the application through Blackboard before the TA Application deadline.

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Selected Applicants

If you are selected to receive a Teaching Assistantship, you will need to complete the Graduate TA Pool Application for your hiring paperwork.

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TA Application Deadlines

TA Term Application Deadline
Spring November 1
Fall March 1

Questions? Applications that are not complete prior to the review date will not be considered.

Please contact us if you have any questions.

Aubrey Martindale
Graduate Affairs Administrative Assistant
(907) 786-1298
Jonathan Stecyk, Ph.D.
Chair of the Graduate Studies Committee
(907) 786-4791