Program Resources

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistants are graduate students employed on a temporary contract by a college or university for teaching or administrative purposes. GA's responsibilities vary greatly and may include holding office hours, grading homework or exams, developing student affairs programs and initiatives, and dealing with student issues and concerns. CLICK HERE for a list of GA positions at Valdosta State.

Current students share their GA experiences HERE


Students must complete one to two internships as part of the Higher Education Leadership program. Internships typically lasts one semester or the equivalent of 150 hours of work on a supervised project. CLICK HERE to learn more about internship opportunities and guidelines.

Current and former students share their internship experiences HERE

Higher Education Leadership student talking with a VSU HESA professional.