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2017-18 Graduate assistantship stipend minimums and rates by program/department

This document describes minimum TA, PA, RA, and grader/reader rates for 2017-18, and contains the approved list of rates reported by programs/departments.

The following are MINIMUM stipend levels, for 50 percent appointments, beginning July 1, 2017 for annual appointments and August 21, 2017 for academic appointments :

Research assistantship
Annual: $22,081
Academic: $18,067

Teaching assistantship
Standard / academic: $16,196
Senior / academic: $18,067

Project assistantship
Annual: $19,795
Academic: $16,196

PA grader/reader
Hourly rate: $17.36

On May 10, 2017, Graduate School Dean William Karpus notified school and college leadership that rates were approved.  

On June 26, 2017, an updated list of approved rates was posted.  Click here to view the updated spreadsheet.

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Owner:Alissa E.Group:VCRGE and Graduate School
Created:2017-07-13 15:26 CDTUpdated:2017-07-13 15:29 CDT
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