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 semesters. Spring hiring applications will open on Monday, September 6 at 8:00am and close on Monday, September 13 at 5:00pm. Applications are found on the Campus Recreation & Wellness PhoenixConnect Page in the forms section.

We will be offering an information session on Wednesday, September 8 at 7:30pm via Zoom. Please join us at to learn more about our open roles and Campus Recreation & Wellness.

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 position descriptions. Positions noted with an asterisk* are hiring for the fall semester.