College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences > Academics > English > Student Resources > Graduate Assistantships
Each spring, the English Department awards approximately 5-6 Graduate Assistantships for the upcoming academic year. Any current or prospective student in the MA in English, MA in Writing and Publishing, or either of the combined degree programs may apply for an assistantship. Graduate Assistantships carry:
Graduate Assistants are assigned to work 20 hours per week at the Lincoln Park or Loop Campus during the fall, winter, and spring quarters. These assignments include:
Please send all Graduate Assistant application materials (application form, personal statement, letters of recommendation if you have not submitted them with your program application, and a copy of your writing sample) together in one envelope to the address below:
Graduate AssistantshipsDepartment of EnglishDePaul University2315 N. Kenmore Ave.Chicago, IL 60614-3214
January 22, 2019* - Deadline for submitting MAE or MAWP applications if you are planning to also apply for a Graduate Assistantship.
*These deadlines have been extended from January 15, 2019
If you have additional questions about admission to the MAE or MAWP or about applying for a Graduate Assistantship, please contact either Professor June Hee Chung at 773-325-4089 for the MA in English program, or Professor Rebecca Johns Trissler at 773-325-1762 for the MA or MFA in Writing and Publishing program.