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Graduate Assistantships

  • Gannon University is a great place to work, and a destination to explore your passion, develop your career goals, and make a difference in the community. 

    Graduate students can apply what they are learning and gain practical experience as graduate assistants in a number of departments throughout the University.  Please visit to apply for graduate assistantship opportunities under the Staff and Graduate Assistant listing.

    Browse Assistantship Opportunities

    Graduate Assistantship Information 

    • All applications must be submitted through PeopleAdmin.
    • All appointments are for one year. Assistantship positions will be reviewed yearly and subject to approval. All students must reapply in order to be considered for another one-year appointment.
    • Tuition Remission will be granted according to the category of the position (ranges between $7200-$9000 per year) along with a stipend (ranges between $3500-$3800 per year) to compensate hours worked (10 hours per week maximum).
    • Please note that not all graduate students employed by the university are considered a graduate assistant.

    Departments with Graduate Assistantship Opportunities

    Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences

    Erie, PA Campus

    • Chemistry
    • Physical Therapy
    • Athletic Training
    • Applied Exercise Physiology
    • Respiratory Care
    • Villa Maria School of Nursing
    • MCHPS Dean's Office

    Ruskin, FL Campus

    • Occupational Therapy
    • Physical Therapy
    • Athletic Training
    • Applied Exercise Physiology
    • Physician Assistant Science

    College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences

    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
    • Organizational Learning and Leadership
    • Strategic Communication
    • Criminalistics
    • Public Administration
    • CHESS Dean's Office

    College of Engineering and Business

    • Computer and Information Science
    • Business Administration
    • Software Engineering
    • GUBotDev - SEC
    • Environmental Science and Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • CEB Dean's Office


    • Residence Life