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 http://www.bradley.edu/controller/. The graduate assistant payroll dates for 2016-17 are listed below:

Fall

Spring

09/09/16

02/10/17

09/23/16

02/24/17

10/07/16

03/10/17

10/21/16

03/24/17

11/04/16

04/07/17

11/18/16

04/21/17

12/02/16

05/05/17

12/16/16

05/19/17

Please note: Bradley does not issue GA paychecks between Dec. 16, 2016 and Feb. 10, 2017, so please plan your budget accordingly.

Your GA start date is stated in your award letter. You are expected to report to your supervisor one week before that date and have the necessary paperwork completed in the Payroll Office before you start working.

The end date for Fall 2016 is Saturday, Dec. 17 and for Spring 2017, it is Saturday, May 14. You are not expected to work after Dec. 17 until your Spring semester start date.

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

Questions?

If you have questions or concerns about your graduate assistantship please contact Holly Gnuse in the Graduate School, 200 Bradley Hall at (309) 677-3980 or hgnuse@fsmail.bradley.edu.