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About the Guide

If you're considering attending West Virginia University in pursuit of an advanced degree, you may have questions regarding the various opportunities available to excelling students.

This guide will showcase the various graduate assistantships that students at West Virginia University can apply for while enrolled in an advanced academic program along with the benefits of being a part of a graduate assistantship. In addition, we'll provide answers to questions like:

  • What is a graduate assistantship?

  • How to get an assistantship in graduate school?

  • What are the graduate assistantship benefits?

In this resource, we'll answer these questions and more. We invite you to check out this guide and learn what kind of graduate assistantship opportunities we offer!


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