In addition to scholarships, the University of Mississippi Department of Music offers paid assistantships to graduate students.
Assistantship assignments are based on your interests and strengths and the needs of the department. You must apply for an assistantship to be considered.
To apply for an assistantship:
- Download and complete the application form: UM Music Graduate Assistantship Application form
- Email the completed application to Dr. Rhonda Hackworth.
- Letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Dr. Rhonda Hackworth from the recommenders.
- Applications submitted by March 1st will receive priority consideration. After March 1st, assistantships will be awarded only if positions are still available.