Pennington Student Activity Center and North Oak Park, home to the department of Recreational Sports and Wellness
Fall 2013 Student Activity Center Hours
Sat : 12pm-7pm
The Pennington Student Activity Center Offers you 82,000 SQUARE FEET OF INFORMAL, DROP-IN RECREATION SPACE. Check us out!
- An 11,000 sq. ft. fitness room featuring ellipticals, treadmills, full motion machines and bikes each with a personal viewing system.
- 8,750 pounds of free weights.
- Elevated track
- A 28,000 sq. ft. arena:
- 4 basketball
- 4 volleyball
- 6 badminton courts
- 2 racquetball courts
- 2 meeting rooms
- 2 multi-purpose aerobic rooms
- Locker rooms sauna included
- A wellness suite.
- Kinesiology Pool
To rent a space in the Student Activity Center, call (985) 549-5117.
To rent a space at North Oak Park, call (985) 549-5470.
The Recreational Sports and Wellness Department provides opportunities for all students, faculty, staff, alumni and their immediate families to participate in wellness programs and scheduled competitive activities in the 85,000 sq. ft. Pennington Student Activity Center.
The Pennington Student Activity Center houses informal drop-in recreation by providing:
an 11,000 sq. ft. fitness room
a 28,000 sq. ft. arena area hosting:
6 badminton courts
2 racquetball courts
2 meeting rooms
2 multi-purpose aerobic rooms
Employment at Recreational Sports and Wellness
Recreational Sports and Wellness offers many student staff positions within its two facilities, the Student Activity Center and North Oak Park.
Interested in working for Recreational Sports and Wellness?
Before your application process begins, we ask you to attend one of our REC Works Presentations. REC Works is a 2 hour interactive program that allows us to get to know you and you to get to know us. You will get a chance to meet the professional staff, current student staff members, and get a feel for the job that you’re interested in applying for. In addition, it gives us an opportunity to get to know you better than one interview would allow!
Are you the right candidate for a position within Recreational Sports and Wellness?
If you are dedicated to learning cutting edge guest relations skills and being loyal to mission, you are off to a good start. If you are comfortable wearing a uniform exactly the way we tell you to and all policies, you are getting closer to being the person for the job.
Pick up your application at the Pennington Student Activity Center!
Recreational Sports and Wellness offers a variety of positions that offer “real world” work experience. We believe in your “lifelong marketability” and will support you in the development of the customer service and “people” skills that will enhance your academic knowledge. All majors gain valuable experience through working at the Student Activity Center and/or North Oak Park! Meet new people by joining the largest student staff on campus!
If you are interested in working for Recreational Sports and Wellness, please visit the Control Desk in the lobby and fill out an application.
PRINT YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE! ATTACH A COPY OF YOUR SCHOOL SCHEDULE BEFORE YOU TURN IT IN TO REC SPORTS!