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Workload Requirements

GA workload is based on percent time and typical appointments are 25% or 50%. The chart below outlines the workload expectations based on appointment.

EHE GA Workload Requirements

Title

FTE

Workload

Hours/Week

GTA

25%

(1) 3-Credit Course

10

GTA

50%

(2) 3-Credit Course

20

GTA

25%

10-Student Supervision*

10

GTA

50%

20-Student Supervision*

20

GRA

25-50%

Research

10-20

GAA

25-50%

Administrative duties

10-20

*May vary depending on type of supervision
**International students may not work more than 50% appointment

Note: Per University policy (Student Employment Policy 10.10), GAs are appointed on salaried appointments, exempt from overtime compensation. GAs are subject to the terms of their appointments, policies, and eligibility guidelines administered and monitored by the Graduate School.