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Graduate assistants must
be admitted into a graduate degree program that allows the student to
receive a waiver of University tuition. See the section on waiver
Graduate assistants must have a 2.75 minimum GPA. In addition, graduate assistants must
be and remain in good academic standing in their degree program.
Non-degree graduate students are
not eligible for graduate assistantships.
- Provisional graduate students may hold assistantships only with the approval of their Associate Dean.
Graduate assistants may
not hold more than the total equivalent of one assistantship.
A student may not hold
both an assistantship and a fellowship.
See the section on Additional Employment for restrictions on
additional employment beyond 20 hours per week. Partial graduate
assistants may be simultaneously employed in one WVU hourly student worker
position for up to 10 hours per week.
assistants from non-English-speaking countries must pass the TrueNorth Test. More information on the test can be found from the English Language Learning Institute.
- See the section on Enrollment Requirements.
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