The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, Iowa, a community of 85,000 people situated on the Iowa River in the eastern part of the state. This liberal community has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with the benefits of small-town living. The University was founded in 1847 and is the state's oldest and largest public university. The University of Iowa is a member of the Big Ten conference.

About Recreational Services 

Recreational Services offers a variety of programs for UI students, faculty/staff and members of the Iowa City community. Program areas include Intramural Sports, Fitness, Lesson Programs, Outdoor Programs, Tennis, Rowing, Sport Clubs, the Macbride Raptor Project, School of the Wild, Wildlife Camps and Open Recreation. We have four indoor facilities including the Campus Recreation & Wellness Center, Field House, Fitness East, and Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex. We also have several outdoor recreation areas.

Working For Recreational Services

Recreational Services is a great place to work. We work hard and play hard. The full-time staff have an open door policy and there are numerous opportunities to advance in your position. Facilities are conveniently located throughout campus. Great opportunity to meet new people.

The Department of Recreational Services employs part-time staff, graduate assistants, and full-time employees