Office of Student Life

Recreational Sports

Outdoor Adventure and Bike Hub

Outdoor recreation provides fun, challenging and affordable wilderness-based experiences. Offerings include workshops, backcountry trips, climbing and bouldering walls and a bike maintenance shop. All required skills can be learned, but getting belay certified is a great way to stand out as a candidate.

Primary Location: The Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) is located within the ARC, and the Bike Hub is on the West side of the RPAC.

Typical Available Hours: Range of facility hours from mid-morning to evening and weekend hours

Required Certification: All required skills can be learned but getting belay certified is a great way to stand out as a candidate.

Outdoor Recreation Assistant - Provide technical support to members utilizing the climbing wall and provide risk management as it relates to indoor rock climbing; additional responsibilities include point of sale and member services at the OAC front desk, equipment upkeep and repair related to equipment rental program and/or cleaning of the high bay portions of the climbing wall. 

Bike Hub Technician - Educates patrons on offerings and policies of the Bike Hub, leads bicycle repair clinics at the bike hub and makes necessary/approved repairs to patron bikes. Expected to have a high level of interest in biking, a willingness to gain technical skills and a desire to promote biking culture within the OSU community.