Campus Recreation

Student Employment

Campus Recreation is a dynamic student led organization. Our student staff is dedicated to serving the recreational needs of our campus community while enhancing their personal development.

With 150 student employees in 9 programmatic areas, Campus Recreation is the largest employer on campus. The Campus Recreation staff prides itself on the "Team Concept" and they are dedicated to their role within our program.  Our student leadership and teamwork models allow students a forum for the practical application of classroom theories, as well as the opportunity to develop professional competencies.


Campus Recreation hires student employees in the Fall and Spring. Fall 2017 informational sessions are scheduled for Wednesday, August 30 at 4:30pm & 5:30pm, and Thursday, August 31 at 4:15pm & 5:15pm (all in Lakeside 213/214). Students must attend one of the four informational sessions to receive an application. In addition to providing general information about our department and the student employment experience, the sessions will also provide tips on how to write a cover letter and how to create and format your resume. Applications are due at the Campus Recreation front desk by 5:00pm on Monday, September 4.

Campus Recreation has developed a competitve hiring process similar to what a hiring process for a professional post-graduate job would entail. From the informational session and application to cover letters, resumes, and interviews, we hope to give students the practical experience of applying for a job after they leave Elon. Email for additional information.

Position Descriptions

Below is a list of Campus Recreation student employment positions.  Click on any position to download the full position description.