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
  • Maintain a UNI cumulative graduate GPA of at least 3.00. A newly admitted graduate student must have at least a 3.0 GPA for undergraduate or previous graduate work of at least 8 graded credit hours
  • 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 2019-2020 year as they become available. 

 

 


 

Graduate Assistantships OPEN for the 2019-2020 Academic Year:

 

Department of Educational Leadership and Postsecondary Education 

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

College of Education Dean's Office 

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Office of the Dean of Students - 2 positions

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Graduate College - Graduate Assistant for Online Content and Electronic Media

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Registrar's Office

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Graduate Assistant for Suicide Prevention  

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Student Accessibility Services Graduate Assistant

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Study Abroad Center - GA for Faculty-Led Study Abroad Programs

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Department of Educational Leadership and Postsecondary Education - Institute for Educational Leadership

(OPEN for 2019-2020)   

 

Admissions - Campus Visit Coordinator

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Admissions Office - Transfer Graduate Assistant  

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

College of Business Advising - Office for Professional Distinction

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Student Health Clinic

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Fraternity and Sorority Life Graduate Assistant 

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Student Success and Retention

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Graduate Assistant for Administrative Operations - Dean of Students Office

(OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Housing:  

 

Graduate Assistantships Possibly Open for the 2019-2020: 

 

Graduate Assistant for Title IX - Old job description listed

(POSSIBLY OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Center for Multicultural Education - Old job description listed

(POSSIBLY OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Academic Advising - Communication and Training / Development

(POSSIBLY OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

International Students and Scholars Office-Student Engagement

(POSSIBLY OPEN for 2019-2020)

 

Graduate Assistantships NOT AVAILABLE for the 2019-2020 Academic Year: 

 

Maucker Union - Event Services Event Coordinator  

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020)

 

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Graduate Assistant for Student Philanthropy

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Career Services

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Department of Technology - GA for Recruitment and Academic Advising

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Graduate Assistant for Student Wellness

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Financial Literacy Outreach Coordinator (2 positions)

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Graduate Assistant for Orientation and Transition

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020) 

 

Department of Educational Leadership 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020)

 

Honors Program Graduate Assistant

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020)

 

Graduate Assistant for Admissions- Campus Visits and Transfer 

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020)

 

Academic Advising Office Graduate Assistant

(UNAVAILABLE for 2019-2020)

 

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