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Student Jobs

UVA Rec is one of the largest employers of students at UVA. Get one of the fun jobs!

Student Employment

There is a lot more to UVA Rec than just the gyms or flag football. Join a team passionate about enriching the student experience here at UVA. At UVA Rec you can serve in many different ways from lifeguarding to sport officiating to teaching to photography.

Our opportunities offer career experience and professional development to serve you long after graduation. We have regular workshops like resume building, personal finance and others to help you develop life skills. Plus, we’re arguably the most fun department on Grounds.

All of our positions are eligible for Federal Work-Study (FWS). Learn more about FWS

NOTE: In compliance with federal law, you'll need to bring original documentation for the I9 (See page 5 of this IRS document)

Notice of Non-Discrimination and Equal Opportunity

We will be a document inspection location multiple days throughout the semester. Click here to learn more and see other inspection locations

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