Application Information

Position Description

The NASPA Graduate Associate (GA) provides leadership and outreach to their institution regarding all things NASPA. Primarily, the associate increases awareness and involvement within NASPA by providing updated information about programs, events, and resources to their fellow graduate students and other individuals interested in learning more about NASPA. GAs serve as an unofficial graduate student council, providing another perspective for NASPA student membership. GAs will also have the opportunity to apply to be an intern for the 2020 NASPA Annual Conference in Austin, TX.

To learn more about the responsibilities of GAs, please view the position description.

Application Requirements
  • Must be an incoming or current graduate student purusing a master's degree in student affairs, higher education, counseling, or a related field
  • Have an interest in learning about NASPA events, programs, and resources and be willing to disseminate information about NASPA to colleagues and peers
  • Must hold an active NASPA membership for the duration of the GAP term
Application Process

Applicants must submit the following components by the application deadline for full consideration:

  1. Online demographic form
  2. Application questions
  3. Current resume
  4. Letter of recommendation from a student affairs professional or faculty member

Additional questions about the application process can be directed to Jordana Taylor at

Applications for 2019-2020 are being accepted from March 1-July 1, 2019.