Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering | Resources for Online Students

Engineering Undergraduate Teaching Assistants (UGTAs) and ASU 101 Section Leaders improve the educational experience of freshmen by including successful students like you in the classroom.

UGTAs/Section Leaders assist a faculty member in their program to engage students in exploratory and collaborative learning activities in a freshman-level class.

Apply by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017


  • Spend about five hours per week assisting a faculty member in the classroom or lab
  • Meet with your faculty member on a regular basis to prepare for activities
  • Enroll in FSE 201: Engineering Undergraduate Learning Assistant (1 unit) in the spring semester


  • Improve communication and leadership skills
  • Develop a working relationship with a faculty member in your program
  • Earn valuable experience for your résumé
  • Get recognized at an appreciation dinner with the Fulton Schools leadership
  • Earn course credit on your transcript
  • UGTAs receive a $1,000 stipend at the end of the semester
  • ASU 101 Section Leaders and Online UGTAs receive a $500 stipend per section (max of two sections for $1,000) at the end of the semester


  • Sophomore, junior or senior level
  • Academic good standing
  • For most courses, UGTAs must have completed the course with a grade of “B” or higher

Apply by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Questions? Contact Nicolle Sánchez at