University Assistantship Program Recommendation Form

If you would like to recommend a currently enrolled student for a UAP, complete the recommendation form. Current Honors College students with a GPA of 3.5 may be nominated by a faculty or staff member for a University Assistant Position. Please note that the recommendation is meant to initiate the process and approval will be based on funding availability. Deadline for submission is November 30.


By nominating a student to serve as a University Assistant, you are stating that you understand/agree that –

  • Departmental or grant funds must contribute $1000 to the $2500 stipend each year
  • You feel that the student is capable of successfully working in your department as a University Assistant
  • Assuming that the student meets expectations in the assistantship duties, you will work with the student for the remainder of their time as an undergraduate at Georgia State (not to exceed eight semesters)
  • Please attach a description of the UA job responsibilities. Refer to Appendix A of the UAP Departmental Policy and Procedures for an example position description. If you need a copy of this version, please contact Jacob Alan English at