Information for Graduate Assistants

Graduate Assistantship Guidelines

All Graduate Assistants should read the Graduate Assistantship Guidelines.  These guidelines provide important information on university policies and procedures.

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Payroll Dates

Graduate assistants are paid every two weeks in equally divided paychecks throughout the semester.  The specific payroll dates change each semester.  You can find the payroll dates for students on the Controller's Office web site at

You can contact the Payroll Office by calling (309) 677-3115.


If you have questions or concerns about your graduate assistantship please contact Darlene Jacobs in the Graduate School, 200 Bradley Hall at (309) 677-3980 or