University of Iowa Graduate Assistantships

University of Iowa Graduate Assistantships

Hiring Range: Academic year salary One-half time $19,016, Fiscal year salary: One-half time $23,233

Consideration Date: Deadlines vary by department

Brief Description:

Funding support for graduate school at the University of Iowa takes the form of graduate assistantships, fellowships, and traineeships. The most important source of funding for most graduate students is their own graduate program. Graduate teaching and research assistant appointments, employment terms, benefits, and conditions are governed by a Graduate Assistant Employment agreement, departmental policies, and the University Operations Manual (link is external).

Supported By:

The University of Iowa is a flagship public research university in Iowa City, Iowa. Founded in 1847, it is the oldest university in the state. Iowa is the second largest university in the state of Iowa, behind Iowa State University.

How to Apply:

Applicants must submit a GA/RA position by the given link:

Financial Awards:

  • Academic year salary: 2017-2018 (One-half time $19,016) (One-quarter time $ 9,508)
  • Fiscal year salary: (One-half time $23,233) (One-quarter time $11,616.50)
  • FY18 Fringe rate: 23%
  • Students holding a 25% or greater teaching or research assistantship appointment will be assured a tuition scholarship

More Information:

Contact Information:

Contact your academic department to learn about available GA opportunities.