Graduate Assistant: Volleyball

Opening Date

July 22, 2021​

Application Deadline

​*August 13, 2021

Appointment Date

August 13, 2021

*Open until filled.

MinnState System policy requires that graduate assistants must reside within the State of Minnesota for the duration of their appointment.


Stipend for $5,000 for fall and spring semester, along with a tuition waiver for 6-9 credits. Appointments made after the tenth day of classes are not eligible for tuition waiver.


The successful applicant will work closely with the Head Volleyball Coach and Assistant Volleyball coach. In this role, the successful applicant will be working closely with the student-athletes at MSU. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assist in practice and game planning and preparation; assist in recruiting prospective student-athletes; support of student-athlete success on the court and in the classroom; hospitality and travel arrangement; help setup and teardown of game operations; assist with camp planning and JO tournament planning; and other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (must apply and be accepted in one of many graduate programs at MSU)
  • Have previous volleyball experience either playing or coaching

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment

Related Information

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Application Instructions

In order to be considered for this position, please submit 1) a letter of application; 2) a brief resume; 3) unofficial transcripts; 4) contact information for three references to


Kennedy Fabian, Assistant Volleyball Coach
Minnesota State University, Mankato
135 Myers Field House
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: 507-389-5339
TTY: 800-627-3529 or 711

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