Current Graduate Assistantship Positions Available

When known, Graduate Student Worker positions will also be posted. See Career Services for additional employment opportunities.

Note that the acceptance of a graduate assistantship makes you ineligible for most other NMU positions during your contracted dates.

To be considered for a graduate assistantship position, you must:

1) be admitted to a master's level program WITHOUT any conditions (graduate certificate and non-degree seeking students are not eligible for these positions).
2) have a 3.0 GPA or higher in all graduate level coursework
3) complete the graduate assistantship application and send (via mail or e-mail) to the Office of Graduate Education and Research
4) provide three letters of recommendation to the Office of Graduate Education and Research. (NOTE: If your letters of recommendation are already on file in the graduate office, please ask for them to be forwarded to the department where you are applying.)
5) follow any additional application instructions specified by the department
6) provide materials relevant to employment experience (such as resume, CV, etc.)

Winter 2015 positions

Nothing available at this time.

Fall 2015 positions

Communication and Performance Studies (CAPS)
Application Deadline: Until filled
Number of Fall 2015 positions:  1
Contact Information:  Ansley Valentine,, (906) 227-2045

Position Description: Artistic Intern-Will receive intensive experience in theatre operation and will work in the costume shop for the 2014-15 school year.

Additional Items Needed:  Resume and cover letter. Must have theater experience. Experience in costuming is helpful.

Health and Human Performance
Application Deadline: March 15, 2015
Number of Fall 2015 positions: 1 Athletic training position
Contact Information: Julie Rochester,, (906) 235-5713

Position Description: Athletic Training GA position
Additional Items Needed: Resume, cover letter personal statement regarding Athletic Training Educational Philosophy