Student Leadership

Campus & Community Recreation values providing significant learning opportunities through participation and engagement. We encourage students to be a part of our team, where we provide a wide variety of leadership and professional development opportunities in a fun, healthy, and diverse environment.

Student Leader Benefits

• Develop as a student leader
• Be a part of a fun, healthy, and diverse community
• Develop your professional skills
• Build your resume and network

Have a say on how your recreation happens, we are seeking student members for the following committees: 


The Recreation Advisory Committee (RAC) serves as a student advisory committee to Campus and Community Recreation at the University of Alberta. The committee is made up of Undergraduate and Graduate Students involved in all aspects of recreation on campus. The committee discusses and advises Campus and Community Recreation on topics such as:

  • Contemporary student life topics and issues
  • Feedback on new Campus and Community Recreation programming and initiatives
  • Other contemporary issues with respect to recreation

Contact: Any questions, concerns, or inquiries may be directed to Cameron Jones, the RAC chair, at

Constituency Name
Chair Cameron Jones
Vice-Chair Mackenzie Lyon
Secretary Isabella (Izzi) Ng
Staff Representative Grachella Garcia
Graduate Student Rep. Michael Smith
Sororities/Fraternities Rep. Colton Meronyk
Residence Recreation Rep. Capri Horstmann
International Student Reps. Yintong Liu and Shenin Mehnaj
Members-at-large Rep. Lorenzo Grande, Francis Rweyongeza, and Filip Mierzejewski

Recruitment for the Recreation Advisory Committee has concluded for the 2020-21 year. Please check back for updates this Spring regarding recruitment for the 2021-22 academic year. 



The Campus Recreation Enhancement Fund (CREF) was created to help ensure that the high quality of Recreation Services programs, equipment, and facilities remains diverse, convenient, accessible, equitable, and affordable to all University of Alberta Students' Union members.

Recreation for all on campus is an integral part of a positive University of Alberta experience. Those organizations and departments that apply for funding from the Campus Recreation Enhancement Fund must show that their request will have a positive impact on student life at the University of Alberta. The request must facilitate a healthy and active lifestyle for the University of Alberta students.

The Campus Recreation Enhancement Fund Committee is responsible for allocating funds and reporting to the Students' Union on an annual basis.

The Campus Recreation Enhancement Fund (CREF) is now accepting applications for the 2021-22 Allocation Year. Eligible Student Groups, Sports Clubs, Campus & Community Recreation Departments, and other University of Alberta Applicants can fill out our Google Form Application below.

Please note that the application must be completed in one session and all sections must be completed for your application to be considered. For more information please read through the following documents for the updated application process and an outline of all of the questions contained within the Google Form. If you have any questions please email Applications close February 19, 2021 @ 11:59PM.

→ CREF Application Process (PDF)

→ CREF Application Questions (PDF)

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