Opening for Graduate Assistantship Positions

Graduate students that meet the minimum requirements and are interested in applying for a graduate assistantship should follow the proper steps to completing an application:

  1. Contact your academic department for any openings
  2. View published openings of graduate assistantships listed below and contact the office directly if interested

The ideal time to apply for graduate assistantships is May-June for Fall and November for Spring. Offices must have assistantship positions filled by August 1 for the Fall semester. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact

Current Openings


Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs 

Job Description: The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs is currently seeking applications for graduate assistants to work 20 hours per week as an assistant to the Academic Budget Coordinator. All candidates must meet university guidelines for graduate assistants. Graduate assistants primarily spend their time processing financial documents, working in Microsoft Excel and assisting the Academic Budget Coordinator with special projects. Scheduling is flexible but students should be able to work at least two hours every weekday. Interested applicants should send a copy of their resume and three references to Camela Ramey, Academic Budget Coordinator, at The deadline for application is May 1, 2017.

Qualifications: Candidate must possess strong communication skills, problem solving ability, proficient Microsoft Office skills and hold a Bachelor’s degree in a business related field (accounting or finance preferred).

Start Date: TBD

“Murray State University is an equal education and employment opportunity M/F/D, AA employer”