Graduate Assistantships

Thrive Center employs a team of Graduate Assistants who provide valuable support to several Thrive Center programs and services. We are hiring 2 Graduate Assistants for the 2021-2022 school year. Please read below for job descriptions, how to send in your application materials, and the timeline for the hiring process. If you would like to be considered for multiple positions, you may submit one application and indicate all the positions for which you wish to be considered.


Applications close on Tuesday, July 6 by 9:00 a.m.


Please submit an application using our online form.  Application materials needed: Cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae

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June 22 to July 6 Application will be open for submissions
July 7 to July 20 Selected applicants will be invited to interview during this period
Late July Decisions are communicated to applicants
August 12-20 Thrive Center Staff Training (8/12-8/13 remote, 8/16-8/20 remote mornings, in-person afternoons)


Thank you for paying your Student Services Fees!  ALL of our undergraduate and graduate student positions are funded through a Student Services Fee grant.  These are your fees at work, supporting fellow students through work and direct services!

The primary role of the Graduate Assistant for Financial Wellness will be to support the planning and implementation of events and programming that seek to enhance a sense of belonging, retention and graduation of students at the University of Arizona. The graduate assistant will work closely with the manager of persistence & completion and campus and community partners to provide resources and support to students.

Financial Wellness Job Description

The primary role of the graduate assistant for peer mentoring programs will be to support the coordination of the Thrive Guides peer mentoring program and collaborations within and outside of the Thrive Center. This graduate assistant will support outreach, community and relationship building efforts, and program engagement opportunities, Thrive Guides peer mentoring participants and student staff.

Peer Mentoring Job Description