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Eligibility & Applications

Academic Student Employee Positions

The Bargaining Unit 11 represents the classifications of Instructional Student Assistants (ISA), Graduate Assistants (GA), and Teaching Associates (TA).

Instructional Student Assistant (ISA) Position

  • This position is open to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students.
  • Not Eligible: Credential students, Open University, Sacramento State staff and faculty
  • Unit enrollment and GPA eligibility minimums apply

Graduate Assistants (GA) & Teaching Associates (TA) Positions

  • Students MUST BE registered in a graduate degree program or doctoral program at Sacramento State
  • Work assignments must be closely associated to the program of study or in the academic department in which they are enrolled
  • Not Eligible: Credential students, Open University, Sacramento State staff and faculty
  • Unit enrollment and GPA eligibility minimums apply

Applications

Unit Enrollment and GPA Eligibility

Fall & Spring Semesters Only*

Undergraduate Student Academic Requirements

Overall GPA Minimum: 2.5 (Newly admitted: 2.25)

Miniumum Semester Unit Enrollment: 6

Maximum Semester Unit Enrollment: 15

Graduate Student Academic Requirements

Overall GPA Minimum: 3.0 (Newly admitted: 2.50)

Miniumum Semester Unit Enrollment: 4

Maximum Semester Unit Enrollment: 12

Exception to Unit Requirement: Continuous Enrollment

International Students

International Students must hold either an F1 or J1 visa. Hiring departments/programs will be verifying eligibility with the International Students & Global Engagement (IPGE) office.

*Winter/Summer Breaks - Students will not be required to be enrolled in units during the winter or summer breaks.

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