Details for GTA Training

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

Please direct questions about this training to .


Quick Guides

Here is a printable quick guide to training:  Quick Reference for Spring 2020.

Here is a brief video explaining the TA training process:  



Registration for makeups ends on February 3, 2020.

To register for GTA Training:
  1. First, let us know you are attending:  complete the GTA Registration Google form.  
  2. Next, enroll in UNIV400.
  3. Enroll in the Canvas Webinar: Professional Development for GTAs .  This training will take approximately 5 hours to complete.
  4. If you are an international student, please follow the additional instructions given below. 


If you were unable to make GTA training on January 10, 2020, there are 3 make-up sessions.  Please complete the registration instructions given above, and you will see an option to choose your make-up session.  The sessions are as follows:

  • Monday, February 10, 2020 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020 from 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

  • Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 12:45 p.m. to  1:45 p.m.

  • Registration for makeups ends on February 3, 2020.

Special guidelines for International Students:
  • GTAs who are international students should register for the SET assessment (spoken English).  please email to schedule this test
  • The test takes about 20 minutes.
  • If International GTAs score below 81 on the SET, they will be required to take a UNIV402 class.

Please direct any additional questions to .