Assistantships & I-Day

As an admitted full-time graduate student to the Postsecondary Education: Student Affairs program, you are highly encouraged to hold a Graduate Assistantship while enrolled.  Not only does the opportunity provide financial support, it offers valuable work experience in the student affairs field.  The UNI Student Affairs Division has partnered with the PSE:SA program to create and facilitate an application and interview process to assist newly-admitted PSE:SA graduate students. Admitted students will receive information about registering for I-Day in their acceptance letters.

 

Eligibility Requirements for Assistantships: 

  • Must possess a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Must be admitted to graduate program of study at the University of Northern Iowa
  • Must have a 3.00 plan grade point average.  (first semester graduate students must have a 3.00 cumulative undergraduate GPA)
  • Must be enrolled in at least 9 graduate-level credit hours.

 

All open positions are listed below.  Please note that all position descriptions are subject to change.  

 

Interview day will be held February 24th-25th, 2019!  There will be an evening program on Sunday, February 24th; the interviews will be conducted on Monday, February 25th.

 

If you need lodging during your time on campus, there will be on-campus housing available to you at a rate of $49/night. For a reservation, click hereYou will also be sent more information regarding how to reserve your room upon confirmation of I-Day attendance. Otherwise, please direct any questions to Dr. David Schmid (david.schmid@uni.edu). 

 


 

There are many assistantship possibilities. The assistantships will be updated for the 2018-2019 year as they become available. 

 

 


 

Graduate Assistantships OPEN for the 2018-2019 Academic Year:

 

Department of Educational Leadership and Postsecondary Education 

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

International Admissions

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Suicide Prevention

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) Support 

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Student Wellness

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Financial Literacy Outreach Coordinator (2 positions)

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Orientation and Transition

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Student Disability Services Graduate Assistant

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Center for Multicultural Education Graduate Assistant Position 1

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Center for Multicultural Education Graduate Assistant Position 2

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Department of Technology - GA for Recruitment and Academic Advising

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Career Services

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Student Philanthropy

(OPEN for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistantships Open for the Spring 2019 Semester: 

 

International Students and Scholars Office-Program Assistant

(OPEN for Spring 2019)

 

 

Graduate Assistantships NOT AVAILABLE for the 2018-2019 Academic Year: 

 

Graduate Assistant for Communications and Training/Development 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Exploring Living Learning Community 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Academic Advising Graduate Assistant 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Title IX

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Department of Educational Leadership 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant, Registrar's Office

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Honors Program Graduate Assistant

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant, Office of the Dean of Students 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Fraternity and Sorority Life Graduate Assistant

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Campus Activities Graduate Assistant

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Graduate Professional and Community Development

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Online Content and Electronic Media

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Assistant for Admissions- Campus Visits and Transfer 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

Graduate Communications Assistant 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2018-2019)

 

More information about the specific departments or offices can be found through the UNI Student Affairs website: https://studentaffairs.uni.edu/