Internships and Practicums

Emporia State University Recreational Services offers internships and practicum experiences to students interested in applying the education and skills obtained in the classroom to "real-life" working situations in the area of Campus Recreation. Campus Recreation offers many programs and services that are fitness and wellness related. Internships are educational training opportunities for the benefit of the student. Required areas of study include Recreation and Health Promotion. 

Application Process:

  1. Submit the online application and resume
  1. Interview - If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule a date and time for the interview.

Submit Cover Letter and Resume to:


Whitney Slater, Assistant Director, Recreation Services

Emporia State University

1200 Commercial St. Box 4062

Emporia, KS 66801

Or submit electronically to:


Internship Deadlines: 

Fall Semester - August 26

Spring Semester – February 3

Practicum Deadlines:

Fall Semester- August 26

Spring Semester- February 3