Intramurals Volunteer Staff Opportunities

Intramurals Student Staff Opportunities

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Who We Are

For over 50 years, Intramural staff have passionately volunteered their time and delivered some of UBC’s most iconic events, leagues, and marketing initiatives. Supported by 8 professional staff with experience in sport management and student development, all of our student staff are challenged to grow as individuals and innovate within their roles as student leaders while being a part of one of the most immersive student experiences on campus and recognizable Intramural staff programs in the country.

From the thousands of staff who have spent time in this program, many have called this experience pivotal for both their time at UBC, and in their lives. If you are looking for a work hard, play hard community on campus, Intramurals could be the place for you.

We are currently hiring staff for our 2021/2022 team – learn more below! 


What We Do



This team of staff coordinates sports games for thousands of participants on just about every field, rink, and court across campus every week. As the largest of the three sectors in Intramurals, this team facilitates the development of community through 8 unique sports. Staff work closely with participants during on-site supervisory shifts, and take on key administrative roles within their team, gaining experience in scheduling, participant experience management, customer service, program management, and more.

"Intramurals is everything you'd ever want out of your university experience: a wholesome family and people that support you during tough times and raise you higher after your wins. It's a community that makes you want to be the best version of yourself and you're guaranteed to have some truly amazing experiences along the way!"

- Zeus, Leagues Student Staff 2017-2020

Find out more about the Intramural Leagues & apply now!





Building on a reputation for excellence that is many decades in the making, the events team runs some of UBC's most iconic events. From Day of the LongBoat to Storm the Wall, Intramurals student staff drive the development, planning, and delivery of a diverse portfolio of exciting events. Staff are challenged and empowered in this professional event planning environment and will gain skills in large-scale event management, event production & atmosphere, logistics efficiency, race management, and more.

“The UBC Intramurals student volunteer program has been the most impactful thing that has ever happened to me. I made some my closest friends through the program. I learned what sort of person I wanted to be and the full-time staff pushed me to accomplish things I never thought I could and made some of the most amazing memories I have ever lived through.”

- Timme, Events Student Staff 2018-2021

Find out more about Intramural Events & apply now!



The Marketing sector is made up of 3 teams who are responsible for creating and maintaining the Intramural brand story - promoting participation, engagement, and registration in all Intramural programs, using a variety of innovative strategies. These staff help to define the role of Intramurals within the UBC community.

These teams are focused on driving awareness and registration for all Intramural programming through the creation of innovative content for a variety of professional digital channels. These staff will gain experience in digital strategy, creative content production, video editing, business accounts, and more.

"The experience working in the marketing of the Intramurals Leagues and Events like LongBoat and TriDu helped me gain insights into working professionally in digital marketing and helped me apply the skills and knowledge I had from class and previous work. We were given so much trust and control with our projects and this really helped my team and I flourish. It was a great opportunity to develop and further my marketing skills while creating meaningful lifelong connections and friendships."

- Kelly, Digital Marketing & Program Development Student Staff, 2018-2021

This team produces high-quality visual imagery for both Intramural participants and staff. Team members are encouraged to bring their own creative ideas into the team's projects. These staff will gain experience in story-boarding & content management, photo & video composition, coverage of large-scale sport events & programs, editing efficiency, and more.

"Being part of the Media team means getting to take photos at major UBC events such as Storm of Wall and Day of the Longboat but there’s a lot more beyond that. The media team gets to capture the behind the scenes for the program and you bond really closely with your other media team members."

- Kana (right), Media Student Staff, 2018-2021

Find out more Intramural Marketing & apply now!


Apply to be a part of the volunteer program that has impacted hundreds of thousands of participants over a decades-long legacy of community on campus.

League Officials


We are always looking for individuals to join the 2021/2022 League Officials Team! As a member of our Officials team, you are empowered to be creative, communicate effectively, and resolve to fun, safe, and fair play. You are responsible for maintaining the tempo of a game, mediating game play, and ensuring the safety of all participants. You will work in a fast paced environment in a role that will be supported through ample training and a strong community. We offer lots of opportunities to connect and have fun with other Intramurals staff!

View Officials Job Descriptions Here: Ice Hockey | Basketball, Dodgeball, Soccer, Volleyball, Futsal, Flag Football

Interested in applying? Access the application form & more information here!


Questions about the program? Reach out to the Program Development team at