The University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia is hiring a Graduate Assistant for Recreational Facility Operations! UMW is a small, public, co-ed institution located along I-95 between Washington, DC and Richmond, VA.
The Graduate Assistant for Recreational Facility Operations will be responsible for providing direct support to the overall operation of the Department of Campus Recreation. This includes oversight and management of The Fitness Center, the pool and respective employees.
This position will pay an $6,000 stipend and includes tuition, housing and a limited meal plan.
The University of Mary Washington is a premier, selective, coeducational, public institution that offers:
Rigorous academics in small, highly interactive classes.
Innovative and accessible master teachers.
Three colleges – arts and sciences, business, and education – which produce graduates who are critical thinkers prepared to succeed.
A supportive campus community that values honor and integrity.
A civically, socially, and intellectually engaged community.
We are located in Fredericksburg, Va., within an hour’s drive of both Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Va., providing students with unique internships, research excursions, and recreational opportunities. UMW has two other nearby campuses: one in Stafford, Va., which caters to graduate and adult degree programs; and another in Dahlgren, Va., which offers continuing education and professional development courses for the region’s engineers, scientists and administrative professionals.
Approximately 4,000 undergraduate students
Students from about 40 states and many foreign countries
About 20 percent self-identified minorities
About 60 percent live on campus in one of 17 residence halls or campus apartments
Nearly 500 enrolled in professional studies and graduate programs