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Graduate Assistantship Opportunities

GAA, GTA, & GRA positions

Posted 07/20/2021

The SDSU Foundation currently has 3 GAA roles open:

  • Creative Services GAA
  • Data Integrity and Acquisition GAA
  • Scholarship and Fund Administration GAA

All three job postings can be found on the Foundation’s careers page:

Posted 07/20/2021

We are excited to announce a new Graduate Student position available in the SDSU Housing & Residential Life Department. The GA for Advising and Leadership Development will work with our student government organizations in residence halls include the Residence Hall Association (RHA), the National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH) and support student leadership development within the residence halls, better known as the building hall governments.

We’re looking for a talented and dedicated educator to join our dynamic team - someone interested in supporting and developing student leaders.

We’re looking for a quick turnaround – application deadline is July 22, 2021. Start date is negotiable (early August would be great).

More specific information:

Position Type Graduate Administrative Assistantship, 10 months (academic year – Looking to start week of August 2 (start date negotiable, but as soon in August as can possibly begin – May 21, 2022), .49 appointment in the Office of Housing and Residential Life and the Division of Student Affairs. Traditionally, would be starting the Monday of the last week of July).

Required Qualifications

An earned bachelor’s degree, enrollment in graduate studies in South Dakota State University, 2.75 GPA and maintain a 3.0 plan of study GPA. Student affairs experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Previous employment as a Community Assistant (or equivalent)
  2. Campus housing student leadership experience


$12.50 an hour plus tuition remission and meal plan

If you have questions, please refer to Chris Kaberline ( or call 605-688-5148.