Working extra hours? You should be compensated!


Grad Assistants may be compensated for work performed in excess of the 20 hours required by their assistantship, with prior approval, in accordance with Article 15.2 and 15.3 of our contract. Please use the form below to request compensation for additional hours worked.

Level I and II Graduate Assistants may be authorized to work an additional five (5) hours per week (on the internal payroll) for a total of twenty-five (25) hours per week, and Level III Graduate Assistants may be authorized to work up to ten (10) additional hours per week,with the approval of their major professor, chair of their department, and the graduate school.

You can find the form to apply for compensation here:

Grad Student Hourly Request Form

If you are asked to work more than 20 hours per week, you may be eligible for additional compensation.