Student Development

Campus Recreation strives to provide student employees with quality job training as well as life skills for future career success.  Employees of our department receive over 40 hours of training and professional development opportunities each year.  As a result, Campus Recreation student employees top the charts in innovation, professionalism, respect, community, and integrity! 

Based on a Spring 2017 survey to all Campus Rec student employees regarding career readiness, academic success, and persistence decisions:

  • 57% indicated their employment helped them acquire job-search techniques
  • 66% indicated their employment helped them gain career-applicable job skills
  • 69% indicated that their employment positively impacted their academic success
  • 61% indicated that their employment impacted their decision to continue their education at the UA