Varsity Health

How to Become a Student Kinesiologist

Applications for the 2019-20 season are now closed, please contact for more information.


Stay tuned for information on shadowing opportunities later in 2019.

To Students in the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport & Recreation and to those with an interest in Sports Injury Management

Varsity Health, the primary service provider for the health and wellness of Varsity Athletics, is seeking 'Student Kinesiologists' and 'Team Trainers' for the 2019-20 Varsity Athletic Season.
This role will see you work day to day directly with a Varsity Program to assist Varsity Health in the prevention, management and care of illness and injury to our Varsity Athletes. This role will give you the opportunity to learn from and work with an interdisciplinary team of Athletic Therapists, Physiotherapists, Sports & Exercise Medicine Physicians, Strength & Conditioning Specialists, Mental Skills Specialists, Nutritionists and more!
This placement/assignment would be set to begin in approximately August 2019.

Some potential benefits of our program include:
- A Scholarship or Financial Award
-Possibly travel with teams
- Clothing
- Learning from an Interdisciplinary Team of Health Care Providers
- Free access to Golden Bears and Pandas Conference Playoff Games
- Letter of Reference/Recommendation from Varsity Health

Academic Credit Opportunities
-Practicum placement
        - KIN490/KIN491
        - Job ID: 1404
-Directed study (KIN 499)