Graduate research and teaching assistantships are available for select graduate studies programs. Assistantships are considered a 50% position and Graduate Assistants are expected to devote approximately 20 hours per week performing assigned duties.

Graduate Assistants receive:

  1. 9-month salary of $12,676.50 which includes fringe benefits*
  2. Out-of-State tuition waiver to non-resident and Midwest Student Exchange Program students
  3. Comprehensive health insurance plan. 

Assistantships are awarded on a competitive basis for their respective programs. To be eligible for graduate assistantships, students must be:

  • fully admitted to the program 
  • enrolled for a minimum of six credits of course work each semester and no fewer than 15 credits during the entire academic year
    • Exception: minimum enrollment requirement does not apply to part-time MSW students
  • maintain at least a 3.0 grade point average for graduate courses.

Additional information regarding specific types of assistantships can be found below. Read more in the Graduate Catalog.
*Assistantship contracts may vary depending on funding source of position. 

Continuing Education & Community Engagement Graduate Assistantship

The Division of Continuing Education & Community Engagement (CECE)’s Government Affairs and Business Development office is pleased to announce an assistantship opportunity for the 2022-23 academic year and beyond. For more information about the position, please read the description provided here.

  • How to apply: Applicants are encouraged to submit a resume, letter of interest, and three references by Wednesday, June 1, 2022: 
  • Preference will be given to UW-Green Bay students enrolled in the Executive Impact MBA or MS in Management programs.
  • Please submit all materials to Ericka Rohde-Bloch at by the deadline. 
  • For more information, please contact Ericka at the above email. 
Environmental Science and Policy Assistantships:
First Nations Graduate Assistantship - Wisconsin Sea Grant
  • For full description of the position and qualifications, please click here: First-Nations-Graduate-Assistantship-WI-Sea-Grant
  • How to apply:
    • The position will be open until filled. Please provide a personal statement not to exceed 1,000 words outlining 1) the applicant’s academic and professional goals, and 2) how the applicant will contribute to the goals of this graduate assistantship; resume; 3 references; and transcripts (official or unofficial) in a single pdf to:
Master of Science in Management Assistantships:
Master of Science in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Assistantships:
Master of Social Work Assistantships:

For general information, contact:

  • Office of Graduate Studies
    University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, CL 835
    2420 Nicolet Drive
    Green Bay, Wisconsin 54311-7001