Teaching Assistant and Project Assistant positions are available to qualified students who carry 6 or more credits. Vacancies are filled on a competitive basis each semester. Most positions require 20 hours of work weekly. Students who accept positions are considered employees of UWM and educational expenses may not be deducted from taxable income.
To be considered, a graduate applicant must send a completed Graduate Assistantship Application form to the Criminal Justice Program.
Teaching Assistantships are awarded for the academic year in the Fall. If you apply for Spring Admission, you may put in an application for the following Fall. If you wish to apply your application is due March 1 (or the next Monday if 3/1 falls on a weekend) for the following Fall semester.