Undergraduates available for financial aid may work in the Geography Department via the Federal Work Study program. Other financial aid is also be available. Please see Student Financial Aid.

Currently there are five to six Graduate assistantship positions available for graduate students. GAs may receive a 1/2 or full tuition waiver and a stipend. GAs typically teach physical geography lab sections, GIS lab sections, or serve as the lead instructor for an entire course from one to three credit hours.

To apply, please send the Geography Graduate Assistant Application to or Geography Department, 1 John Marshall Drive, Huntington, WV 25755.

For more information about graduate assistantships at Marshall University, please see For more information about other financial support please see

As an international student, you may qualify for assistance from the Marshall University Center for International Programs.