Student Employment Overview

With more than 250 student employees across 5 programmatic areas, Campus Recreation & Wellness is the largest employer on campus. Campus Recreation & Wellness is a dynamic student led organization that prides itself on teamwork, and we are dedicated to our role at Elon in providing quality recreational experiences for the campus community.  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.

Program Areas:

  • Operations
  • Experiential Learning and Outdoor Adventures
  • Fitness Programs
  • Student Wellness Programs
  • Sport Programs


Campus Recreation & Wellness hires student employees in the Fall and Spring. Spring 2020 informational sessions are scheduled for Wednesday, February 5 at 5:30pm and Thursday, February 6 at 4:15pm and 5:15pm in Lakeside 214. Applicants are not required to attend an informational session, but it is strongly recommended. Student representatives will also be in attendance at the Spring Employment Fair. Applications are available on the Campus Recreation & Wellness PhoenixCONNECT page starting Monday, February 3 at 8:00am and are due by 5:00pm on Monday, February 10.

Campus Recreation & Wellness has developed a competitive hiring process similar to what a hiring process for a professional post-graduate job would entail. From the informational session and application materials and interviews, we hope to give students the practical experience of applying for a job. Email for additional information.

Position Descriptions

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