UREC Academy Leader Summary


An Academy Leader is an Appalachian State University student that has the knowledge and skills to teach young athletes in basketball, volleyball, and/or soccer for beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. To be considered as an Academy Leader, one must have a strong background in any of the three sports and have good interpersonal skills with young athletes. This program gives students the opportunity and experience to develop their own individual coaching and leadership qualities which could be used in future coaching aspirations.

Full Job Description

Contact Person:
Angela Shook
Assistant Director for Informal Recreation

Contact Us


Physical Address:
Student Recreation Center
150 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone, North Carolina 28608

SRC Main Office: (828) 262-2100
UREC Hotline (828) 262-UREC
(for game schedules and cancellations)
SRC Console: (828) 262-8704
Quinn Rec Center: (828) 262-3035

Mt. Mitchell Fitness Center: (828) 262-8301


The department of UREC in the division of Student Affairs.

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