College of Business & Economics



Graduate Assistant for the College of Business and Economics

Starting Date:


Minimum Qualifications:

Degree-seeking graduate student in the College of Business and Economics to assist with the handling of inputting and analyzing of fiscal data.  Graduate Assistants must be registered in a CSU graduate degree program and must be enrolled in courses towards the completion of that graduate degree during the appointment period.  Applicants should have the ability to communicate well with others, either verbally or in writing, within the academic environment, and demonstrate ability and/or interest in working in a multiethnic, multicultural environment.

Exceptions to minimum qualifications may be granted at the sole discretion of the hiring department/authority.

Preferred Qualifications:

Applicants should have strong analytical and EXCEL skills.

Hiring Criteria:

Currently enrolled in a graduate program in the College of Business and Economics with a GPA of 3.5 or higher and analytical and EXCEL skills.


Under the direction of the College Resource Manager, the incumbent will track, monitor and verify College budgets. He/she will be responsible for compiling financial data for analysis, review and distribution, and will review and gather data from campus financial system(s) and provide recommendations to maximize resources and/or take corrective actions.


Current Graduate Assistant rate for an average of 20 hours per week.

The University:

California State University, Los Angeles is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system. Founded in 1947, the University is in the city of Los Angeles, adjacent to the San Gabriel Valley, and has more than 23,000 students who reflect the rich ethnic diversity of the area. The University is a federally recognized Hispanic-serving, Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving, and Minority-serving institution.

Required Documentation:

Standard documentation includes: letter of application, curriculum vita, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation and the University’s Application for Academic Employment form. Employment contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.


Deadlines for application and procedures for notification: Position is open until filled.  Applicants will be notified of their appointment to a position by e-mail and/or telephone.

Address applications, required documentation and/or requests for information to:

College of Business and Economics
Dean's Office
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive, ST F124
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8121

Note: The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, Cal State LA is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, marital status, pregnancy, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender identification, age, disability, disabled veteran, or Vietnam era veteran status.


Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause undue hardship.