Employment and internships
We employ over 200 University of Akron students each year. Positions include operations, facility access, lifeguards, rock wall attendants, fitness floor attendants and more.
Student employment opportunities and RecWorks
We're excited you are interested in joining our team! In order to apply for a position, you must first attend a RecWorks information session. This is the first step in learning about our student employment opportunities and application process. Registration is required, and currently scheduled sessions will be listed below.
Please note, only full-time students are eligible for employment. This means you must be registered for 12 undergraduate credit hours or 9 graduate credit hours to be eligible for student employment. Exceptions are only permitted during the summer semester.