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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Graduate Assistant and McNair Scholars

Almost 25% of our graduate students receive a graduate assistantship.  Beginning in the fall 2018 semester, full graduate assistantships at Minnesota State University, Mankato typically pay a stipend of at least $10,000 for the academic year. A full assistantship also carries a waiver of up to nine graduate credits per semester. Graduate Assistants must enroll in a minimum of six credits per semester. Graduate Assistants with a summer appointment must enroll for at least one graduate credit.

Veterans should note that accepting a graduate assistantship offer may have an impact on Post 9-11 (Chapter 33) educational benefits. Individuals with questions about this should contact the Veterans Affairs Certification Officer .

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