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A Quick Guide to Graduate Student Employment at Peabody College

Support your tuition costs while getting hands-on experience and building transferable skills.


Find a Job that Enhances Your Graduate School Experience

There’s a reason why 65% of graduate students have an assistantship or on-campus employment during their time at Vanderbilt University's Peabody College.

  • Supporting tuition costs with wages, tuition reimbursement, or both
  • Gaining hands-on experience in your field
  • Deepening your expertise in your area of study
  • Building stronger relationships on campus, especially with faculty and staff
  • Creating a network of people in your industry

In this guide, we’ll give you a glimpse into how graduate student employment works and how you can find the right role for you.

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