The Department of English awards a number of Graduate Assistantships (GAs) to qualified applicants.
- The GA carries a yearly stipend of $10,500, tuition waiver, and partial reimbursement of health insurance.
- GAs are required to take a graduate course 'Teaching College English' the summer prior to their appointment and teach in the first year writing program.
- Applicants to the M.A. program are automatically considered for a GA.