Graduate Assistant Application -- Student

This form for STUDENTS to complete to request they be considered for a Graduate Assistantship. 

Students admitted to the Doctor of Philosphy in Education, Master of Education, and Master of Counselling programs are eligible to apply for Graduate Assistantships. Graduate Assistantships are available in the Fall (September to December) and Spring (January to April) terms. Graduate assistants are required to devote an average of eight hours per week (to a maximum per term as per the Collective Agreement) to an assigned faculty member carrying out duties relating to research and/or teaching. The graduate assistant will be paid up to a maximum of $3,600 per term. See the Graduate Student Association Collective Agreement for further details.

The deadline for submission of this completed application is July 15 for assignments for Fall/Spring or the Fall term and November 15 for the Spring term.

Note: Eligibility to hold a graduate assistantship is not a guarantee of an Offer of Appointment.

FOIP Statement

Protection of Privacy - The personal information requested on the  form below is collected under the authority of Section 33 (c) of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (“Act”) and will be protected under Part 2 of the Act. The information is collected for the purpose of applying for a Graduate Assistantship.  If you have any inquiries in regards to the collection of your personal information, please direct those inquiries to:  FOIP Coordinator, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Dr. West, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, telephone: 403-332-4620, email:

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