Graduate Assistantship Application

Graduate Assistantship Application

MFA Program Assistantship Application

There are 3 different assistantships for which you can apply: 

  • Teaching Assistantship - Teaching assistantships awarded to experienced teachers.
  • Office Assistantship - An administrative assistant is chosen from the entering MFA class each year. Administrative Assistantships are  require approximately 7 hours per week of work in the departmental office.  Administrative Assistants can receive both an Administrative Assistantship and a Teaching Assistantship.  
  • Graduate Video/Media Coordinator - the GV/MC must have a high comfort level with technology.  S/he must have the ability to develop and maintain close working relationships with both internal and external constituents.  Knowledge of mini-DV cameras, and minimal shooting skills are essential as is a basic level of knowledge or experience with a number of the following: non-linear and audio editing programs such as Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, iMovie, Peak, Pro Tools, etc. with a primary focus on Macintosh platforms.  The GV/MC should demonstrate computer literacy, an orientation toward creative uses of technology, and have a compelling interest in gaining whatever skills s/he may initially lack upon receipt of the Assistantship. 
More information: http://dance.illinois.edu/programs-of-study/graduate-program/assistantships

If you are accepted into the program, you will be required to attempt to qualify for Federal Work Study by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). 

PLEASE NOTE: The quality of your writing and thinking will be an important consideration in the selection criteria.



 

 

required3. Do you wish to be considered for a Teaching Assistantship?

required3. Do you wish to be considered for a Teaching Assistantship?

required6. Do you with to be considered for the Office Assistantship?

required6. Do you with to be considered for the Office Assistantship?


required8. Do you wish to be considered for the GV/MC Assistantship?

required8. Do you wish to be considered for the GV/MC Assistantship?


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