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Internships

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About The Program

The office of University Recreation at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire offers internships each semester during the academic year. The program is intended for students completing an undergraduate or graduate degree in recreation or a related field. Interns gain leadership and supervisory experiences in all aspects of our comprehensive programs, including:

  • Intramural Sports
  • Open Recreation
  • Special Events
  • Sport Clubs
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Aerobics
  • Facilities Management
  • Budgeting
  • Advertising

 

University Recreation & Sport Facilities is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer.

Testimonials

Previous interns shared the following information about their experiences with University Recreation at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire:

Sara Halverson, Undergraduate Intern

"My internship experience allowed me to expand my knowledge of Recreational Sports and gave me hands-on experience with a variety of aspects within the field of recreation. The staff in the Recreation Department continuously challenged me and provided opportunities to enhance my learning experience."

Doug Pollesch, Graduate Intern

"I had the opportunity to work with professionals and be a part of a team that wants to be the best program on campus. I was given the opportunity to devote the majority of my time to programs that I had a strong interest in and grow as a professional staff member."

Jake Anderson, Undergraduate Intern

"I highly recommend this internship for anyone that is looking for a comprehensive exposure to campus recreation. The professional staff challenged me with activities and projects designed to prepare me for a career after graduation. My internship experience was rewarding, both professionally and socially. Thanks to the great staff at UW-Eau Claire for making my experience a memorable one!"

Benefits

Along with an array of experiences, our interns receive:

  • A stipend (to qualified candidates)
  • Free membership to the Fitness Center
  • Free participation in all Aerobic classes

 

How To Apply

If interested in an internship position, please e-mail Andy Jepsen (jepsenan@uwec.edu) with a Cover Letter, Resume, and any Recommendations and/or References that you have.

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