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Graduate Assistantships and Tutoring Assistantships

​​​​​The department offers Graduate Assistantships and Tutoring Assistantships to graduate students, which provide tuition waivers and a stipend. Graduate Assistants perform a variety of duties, including tutoring and teaching assistance for statistics courses, supporting undergraduate and graduate program events and activities, and providing research assistance. Tutoring Assistants serve as tutors for statistics and research methods courses, as well as provide other curricular support. Graduate Assistants work 10 hours per week and Tutoring Assistants work 5 hours per week during normal business hours at the DePaul University Lincoln Park campus. The work calendar runs from early September until Thanksgiving and from early January until early June, with a one-week spring break in late March.

For additional information, please contact the Director of Sociology Graduate Studies.

The Sociology Graduate Studies Program invites applications for two Graduate Assistant positions for the upcoming academic year 2021-2022 for autumn, winter, and spring quarters.  Please see attached the GA Duties and Responsibilities 2021 and the Graduate Assistantship Application Academic Year 2021-2022.​The benefits include, if you qualify, a waiver for approximately six graduate courses and a modest stipend. First year and second year graduate students can apply.

Please note that the deadline for applications is Monday, May 24th, 2021. Please submit application electronically to, with subject line GA Assistantship Application, as soon as possible. Please keep in mind that a background in statistics, methods, and SPSS is required. If you have any questions, contact the Department of Sociology, at