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Student Employment

EKU Campus Recreation employs over 150 students on campus, and annually invests nearly $300,000 back into our students through wages and development.

We have a variety of opportunities to join our dedicated and friendly staff! All open positions will be posted on Here are some entry level positions we employ, and most have opportunities for advancement:

Facility Attendant
Climbing Wall Attendant
Group Exercise Instructor
Personal Trainer
Marketing Assistant
Graphic Designer
Intramural Referee
Health Promotion Peer Educator
Interested in the field of Recreation or Sports Management? EKU Campus Recreation is a member institution of the National Intramural Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), which offers opportunity to our student employees to become involved, network, and develop through NIRSA professional development opportunitits. To learn more about NIRSA go to
Here are a few of our former students who took the experience they gained through employment with EKU Campus Rec, and launched their career.
Erin Leitch - EKU Class of 2017 - Graduate Assistant of Competitive Sports, Missouri State University
Demetria Young - EKU Class of 2017 - Graduate Assistant of Competitive Sports, Indiana State University
Marissa Vault - EKU Class of 2016 - Coordinator of Compeitive Sports, Camps, and Special Events at George Mason University
Jordan Burke - EKU Class of 2016 - Assistant Director of Marketing and Outreach at the University of California Santa Barbara
For more information on Student Employment at EKU, head to the HR Student Employment Page here:
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