Student Employment

Do you have an interest in working for Wellness and Recreation Services (WRS)?

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 postitions

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 WRS. 

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 Assistants

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 WRS 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.