Graduate Assistantship Information

Academic Year

Graduate Teaching Assistantships (G.T.A.)

Current Annual Benefit Package
$28,630 (est.): Non-Resident Students
$16,775 (est.): Resident Students
(includes $8,984 stipend, health benefits, and tuition for up to 24 credits)

Assistantships are available in these areas:
Accompanying Band Program
Chamber Music Choral Program
Classroom Teaching Jazz
Keyboard Skills Kimball Hall Support
Music Education Music History
Music Technology Music Theory
Orchestra Studio Teaching


Application portfolios completed before January 15 will be given priority

Academic Year Assistantship Description (pdf)

Please contact the Glenn Korff School of Music for further information: Request more information

Fellowships & Other Financial Support

The Hixson-Lied Fellowships in Music are awarded to graduate assistants in the Glenn Korff School of Music who possess credentials of the highest quality. Students may hold these fellowships through the usual time period of completing their degree. Awards to Hixson-Lied Fellows are currently valued at $4500 per year in addition to the GTA stipend.

UNL Graduate Studies Endowed Fellowships are available on a competitive basis.

Information about student loans may be found at the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid, 16 Administration Building, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588-0411, (402) 472-2030.

 To apply for a GTA, please fill out the form during the Graduate Admissions Management & Evaluation System (G.A.M.E.S.) process.