UC Berkeley Department of Recreational Sports

About UC Berkeley Department of Recreational Sports

Not only is Berkeley Rec Sports one of the biggest student employers on campus, it’s also an employer who strives to support its student staff and connect classroom learning with on-the-job lessons. Rec Sports offers a Student Staff Development Council, which serves as an advocate for student employees, as well as resume review sessions that help our students translate their experiences with Berkeley Rec Sports effectively.

Berkeley Rec Sports hires enthusiastic, hard-working student employees who enjoy interacting with our student, faculty, staff, and community members in a positive way. Our members use the recreation facilities to have fun, stay fit, enjoy friendly competition, and relieve stress in a clean, healthy environment.

Our student staff is an integral component in helping us fulfill our Mission to inspire healthy futures together, as well as our Vision and Guiding Principles. In addition to flexible scheduling and convenient on-campus work locations, the department provides student employees with valuable work experience at a competitive wage.


Volleyball Instructor

June 2018 - August 2018 Berkeley, CA
“I loved playing volleyball and making friends with other instructors.”

Camp Director

June 2018 - August 2018 Berkeley, CA
“Working with other staff my age and working with children. Great boss.”
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