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Graduate Aid & Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships (GA)
Graduate Assistantships provide a tuition waiver for up to 9 graduate credits in exchange for service to the University. Full-time graduate students (9 graduate credits) preferred; Part-time students must be taking at least 6 graduate credits. There are three categories of GA positions: full time GA waives 9 graduate credits in exchange for 20 hrs work weekly; 2/3 GA waives 6 graduate credits in exchange for 14 hours work weekly; 1/3 GA waives 3 credits in exchange for 7 hours work weekly. Marymount University is an AA/EEO employer. The University has approximately 80 GA positions. A list of GA positions for each school can be obtained from Graduate Admissions. Students apply for a GA position through the Marymount Jobs site. Graduate admissions can help identify when each position will be posted.

On-Campus Employment
On-Campus Employmentis available to full-time students. The University pays these students from its own resources. Students apply for jobs through the Student Employment Office.

Scholarships
Scholarships are a form of aid that does not need to be repaid.
Scholarships are generally awarded on the basis of a specific type of accomplishment, such as academic performance, leadership, or choice of academic program. View Marymount graduate scholarship information. You can also research external scholarship options. These scholarships are typically found independently by students.
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