Student Development
Graduate Students

Graduate Assistant Application

  • Graduate Assistantship Application Form

    Personal Information

    Please contact the Office of Student Development, if you have comments, questions or need assistance at (206) 296-6066.

    Name (First, Last) *
    City, State, Zip  
    E-Mail *  
    Student ID Number  
    Work Phone *  
    Home Phone *  
    Cell Phone *  
    I will be at the above address and phone number. until  
    After this date I can be notified at:  
    Educational Background
    College and Universities Attended Major Dates GPA
    Seattle University Graduate School Status

    (check off/fill in all which apply to you)

      I have applied for admission.
                             Date applied:   or, I plan to apply by:
      I have received notification of my admission
     I am currently enrolled as a graduate student at Seattle University
                             Major & Department:  
      I am willing to take the number of credit hours required by the assistantships for which I am applying. (A minimum of six credits per quarter.)
     I am willing to live on-campus as part of my graduate assistantship.

    Please list two references. In selecting your two references, please include a recent supervisor and a student development professional or a college/university faculty member.
    Reference 1
    Reference 2
    Name   Name
    Title   Title
    Address   Address
    Phone   Phone
    E-Mail   E-Mail

    1. I understand my application is not complete until I have submitted the two documents listed below.*

    2. Please write a cover letter on the following: In relation to Seattle University's educational mission and values, (a) what specific skills and experiences do you hope to gain in a graduate assistantship, and (b) how will those acquired skills and experiences be applicable in the student affairs work you hope to do upon completion of your degree?

    3. Please send a current resume and document #2 above to Jane Billbe:

    • by mail: Division of Student Development-Office of the Vice President, Seattle University, 901 12th Avenue, P.O. Box 222000, Seattle, WA 98122-1090
    • by fax: 206.296.6063
    • or by email: