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A-State Remains Closed Through Friday. March 6

Arkansas State University will remain closed through Friday, March 6, due to heavy snowfall and hazardous road conditions. This includes the main campus at Jonesboro and the Paragould center.

For the convenience of students, faculty/staff and the community:
  • The Acansa Dining Hall will operate under inclement weather hours, 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Thursday and 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Friday.
  • The Red Wolf Center will be open from noon - 5 pm during the closure.
  • The Dean B. Ellis Library will be open on Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and regular hours over the weekend.
  • GradStock has been rescheduled to March 9, from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Cooper Alumni Center.
  • The Testing Center will be closed.
  • NEA Science Fair has been postponed to March 16 at Hames Room, Convocation Center.
  • Communications Day (March 7) has been cancelled.
  • The SunBelt basketball match-ups with South Alabama will be played as scheduled.
  • This weekend's baseball matchup with UTA has been moved to Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson, MS. First game is Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. and a doubleheader on Sunday, March 8 at 1 p.m.
  • The Honors Reception event scheduled for Saturday, March 7 has been cancelled.

The university reminds students to monitor their official Arkansas State student email account for information regarding classes, as explained in an announcement from Provost Lynita Cooksey.

For further updates, watch the A-State website at AState.edu and official social media: Facebook.com/ArkansasState and on Twitter @ArkansasState.

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(870) 972-3820

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(870) 972-2093

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Graduate Assistantship

ASU Graduate School offers its students the opportunity to apply for a Graduate Assistantship. There are over one hundred available positions that the graduate school looks forward to filling each year. These Graduate Assistantships provide students the opportunity to acquire essential experience in research, teaching, technical or administrative fields while pursuing their degree. Some of the additional benefits include

  • Bimonthly pay
  • In-state tuition rate for Master’s Degree candidates
  • Full tuition waiver for Ph.D. candidates
  • Full-time status with only 6 credit hours of coursework for Master students
  • Full-time status with only 9 credit hours of coursework for Doctoral students

Graduate assistantships are available in the following colleges and service areas:

MASTER LEVEL CANDIDATE

Agriculture & Technology

Nursing & Health Professions

Business

Sciences & Mathematics

Education & Behavioral Science

University College

Engineering

Distance Education (CVN)

Fine Arts

Graduate Student Council

Graduate School

ITTC Faculty Center

Honors 

Learning Support Services

Humanities & Social Sciences

Registrar's Office

Media & Communication

Research and Technology Transfer

Military Science

 

PhD LEVEL CANDIDATE

Center for Excellence in Education

Heritage Studies

Environmental Sciences

Molecular Biosciences

Physical Therapy

 


To apply for a Graduate Assistant position, fill out the Graduate Assistant Application and submit it directly to the department of your major or interest. To check the availability of positions please contact the department.

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