Graduate Assistants and Teaching Assistants

Graduate Assistants
The Master of Sciences Health Promotion program has opportunities for graduate assistantships from time-to-time. Contact the Program Coordinator to find out about these opportunities. 

Teaching Assistants
1. Health Sciences Department. Limited teaching assistant positions are available through the Health Sciences Department.

  • Potential activity courses include: Pilates; Yoga; Kickboxing; Strength Band Training; Zumba; Weightlifting; Hike, Walk, Jog for Fitness; and Boot Camp Toning & Conditioning.
  • Grading teaching positions are also available for some lecture courses. These positions are paid per credit hour taught and do not include tuition remission or stipends. Decisions on these positions are not made until accepted applicants have confirmed that they will attend UCCS. 

Please provide a brief summary of your background, experience and interest that would assist in our consideration of your request for these assistantships. This information is not part of the online application process and should be submitted directly to Dr. Craig Elder (

2. Campus Recreation & Wellness. UCCS is leading the way in collegiate wellness by bringing Campus Recreation, the Student Health Center, and the University Counseling Center together in the expanded Recreation and Wellness Center. This model of innovative and integrated thinking creates the opportunity for joint programming related to students' physical and mental health, nutrition and exercise.
Contact Katie Gordon ( for information on opportunities to work or volunteer.

Finances - Graduate School Website for additional information.


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