Details for GTA Training

Please note: all steps are mandatory in order to serve as a GTA.

Please direct questions about this training to .


Special guidelines for International Students:
  • GTAs who are international students should register for the SET assessment (spoken English) at Graduate Student Orientation on August 21, 2019.
  • International GTAs should complete the assessment during the first week of class.
  • If International GTAs score below 81 on the SET, they will be required to take a UNIV402 class.
  • If an International GTA was unable to take the SET test on August 21, please email to schedule a make-up.
To complete before the end of Drop/Add
  • GTAs must register for UNIV400 on SIS.


To complete before attending the make-up sessions


  • After completing the webinar, GTAs must attend the main training on Friday, January 10 from 4:10 p.m. to 5:40 p.m., or one of the following make-up sessions.   Registration is via campus groups.
    • Wednesday, September 18  from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

    • Thursday, September 19 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

    • Monday, September 23  from 3:00 p.m. to  5:00 p.m.

If there are any questions, please contact us at  Students will be unable to work as a GTA until they have completed both the webinar and the training session.