Student Life

Graduate Assistantship Opportunities

The Division of Student Affairs has many Graduate Assistant positions throughout each department. These positions allow students to learn useful life skills, interact with other departments, and help earn money while working towards a degree. Both hourly and stipend positions are offered, though each position is different and compensation varies by office. If you have any questions, please email studentaffairs@hofstra.edu.

Update: We appreciate your patience and your understanding of what a difficult situation we are all in. Our hiring process is affected by the current situation. All applicants who are being considered will hear from their hiring managers on shortly after May 1, 2020

Graduate Assistantships (Stipend/Tuition Waiver Compensation)

Eligibility

A Graduate Assistantship is a student employment position that includes as compensation a tuition waiver and a stipend. All matriculated Hofstra graduate students pursuing a graduate degree are eligible to apply for a Graduate Assistantship.

Graduate Assistantships are appointed on a semester basis.

  • Fall appointments will commence on the specified appointment begin date and end December 31st
  • Spring appointments will commence on or after January 1st and end on the specified end date, which may be no later than June 30th

Compensation

    • Compensation must include both tuition and a stipend (minimum 12 credits and $2,000 per annum). The tuition waiver is valued per credit at the lowest current graduate tuition rate.
    • All students are required to pay registration and applicable fees

Positions will be listed here as they become available.


Graduate Assistant (Hourly Compensation)

A graduate assistant is a student employment position that includes as compensation an hourly wage, as specified by the hiring department. All matriculated Hofstra graduate students pursuing a graduate degree are eligible to apply for a Graduate Assistantship.

Graduate Assistants are appointed on a semester basis

  • Fall appointments will commence on the specified appointment begin date and end December 31st
  • Spring appointments will commence on or after January 1st and end on the specified end date, which may be no later than June 30th

Compensation

Compensation for these positions varies by office. 

Positions will be listed here as they become available.


Other Graduate Opportunities

Below you will find graduate opportunities outside of the Division of Student Affairs. Positions listed below are with colleagues across Hofstra campus who have chosen to take part in the centralized GA recruitment process. Should you have any further questions regarding these positions, email the contact listed in the job descriptions.