Find Graduate Assistantships

Follow these steps to find a graduate assistantship using JobMate:

SET UP YOUR JOBMATE ACCOUNT

  • Go to www.sc.edu/career and click on the "Student/Alumni" link under the JobMate icon
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page
  • Click on "Click here to register!"
  • Complete the registration screen and click "register" 
  • You will create your own username and password
  • In many menus such as "Major" and "Job Function", hold down the control key to make more than one choice
  • Click on "Continue"
  • FIND GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS

    1. Creating your account will connect you to JobMate.  On subsequent  visits, fill in your username and password to sign on.
    2. Point cursor on "Job Postings & Interviews" in the top menu bar and select "Job Search".
    3. In the "Position Type" box, click on "Graduate Assistantship".
    4. Click on the gray "Search" button at the bottom of the page.
    5. Above "Search Results", click on  "Save Search"  so that you do not have to repeat these steps the next time you search for graduate assistantships.
    6. Type in a name for your search, e.g. "My GA's", in the "Saved Search Name" box.  Note the additional prompts and respond accordingly.
    7. Click on "Save"
    8. Click on a job title and follow the application instructions in the job description.
    9. On subsequent visits to the JobMate, follow Steps 1 and 2 above and then look for your saved search on the bottom left side of the page in "Saved Searches".