Recreation Services

Welcome Week Group Zumba
Aquatics certification training
Sport club rugby
Youth camp playing basketball
Student worker
Tae Kwon-Do
Personal training indoor track
Fitness aerobics class
Outdoor recreation hiking trip
Intramural dodgeball
Intramural basketball
Personal training rowing machine
Belaying a rock climber
Aquatics paddling panthers

Student Employment

Do you have an interest in working for Recreation Services (RS)?

We are looking for student employees just like you! Our student staff is quite large; it takes approximately 250 students to fill a variety of job positions.

A staff this large is needed in order to make the Wellness/Recreation Center operational and the programs we offer successful within the campus community. We invite and encourage students to apply for work in RS.

We strive to achieve a diverse staff in order to create a welcoming environment for the entire campus community as they participate in the wellness/recreational activities of their choice.

Graduate Assistantships

Find out more information about Graduate Assistantships by clicking the link above.

Hiring Process

Applications are accepted throughout the year. Once submitted to our office (WRC 101), they are placed in a notebook and retained until March 1st.

On March 1st all applications are removed and we begin gathering new ones for the upcoming year. Applications may be downloaded, completed, and returned with requested documentation attached to:

Wellness and Recreation Services
University of Northern Iowa
ATTN: Student Employment
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0201


If there is an accommodation you need in order to participate in a RS program or activity, please contact WRC 101 at (319) 273-6275.


Human Dignity

We believe that all people, regardless of their differences, should treat each other with mutual respect and dignity. Diversity and individual rights will be honored and respected.