Become an Official

Looking for an on-campus job? Become a contest official with Intramural Sports!
Officials are provided a quality hands-on experience both on and off the court/field while developing skills in conflict resolution, team building, time management, communication, and leadership in a fun and exciting atmosphere with flexible hours.

No prior officiating experience? Don't worry...our experienced staff will train you! 

See what officials think about their experiences with Intramural Sports by checking out our testimonials page!

Interested in officiating? 

We are looking to fill positions for 2019-20!
We'd love to have you join our team in the fall!
Please be advised we ask all officials/scorekeepers to be available for an entire semester of work. We will work with you to assign you to an activity meeting your preferences as best we can!

All officials (prospective/new, returners) must complete the online application (linked).

NOTE: new officials are also encouraged to view the "New Officials" tab in the matrix below.

(a member of our administrative team will contact you prior to the semester beginning)

All officials are encouraged to join the UWL Student Officials Association (SOA). The SOA holds additional trainings and meetings in and also sends qualified officials out into the community for other opportunities. Additional information about SOA can be shared by contacting intramurals@uwlax.edu.

A copy of the officials and scorekeepers job description can be found here.

SPRING 2019 OFFICIATING OPPORTUNITIES

New Officials expanding section

Each year, Intramural Sports employs students to officiate contests in a variety of activities. Officials are required to attend training clinics specific to each activity and anyone classifying as a "new" official must attend a New Officials Meeting which will cover the employment process/paperwork and provide an overview of the Intramural Sports program.

Officials are classified as "new" if they have never worked on-campus before or if it has been more than one (1) calendar year since their last date of employment with Rec Sports.

In order to work, you must have approved documents submitted to the Office of Human Resources. Please be advised copies are NOT accepted; HR must see your ACTUAL document(s)- bring them to campus with you to expedite the hiring process.

New Officials Meeting dates for the Fall 2018 semester are as-follows:

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 5
Time: 5:00-6:00pm
Location: WING 15

Date: Thursday, Sept. 6
Time: 5:00-6:00pm
Location: WING 15

Note: Returning officials DO NOT need to attend one of these meetings but still must attend training clinics. 

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

 

Scorekeeping expanding section

Intramural Sports employs contest scorekeepers for specific activities. Scorekeepers are primarily hired via an appointment through the Federal Work Study program and UWL Financial Aid Office.

To inquire about scorekeeping opportunities, please contact intramurals@uwlax.edu. 

If you are an employee assigned to Rec Sports through Work Study, please look for an email from Mo McAlpine, Associate Director, for details regarding an introductory meeting.

Scorekeeping activities for Spring 2019 include:
5v5 Basketball - 3rd Quarter
Softball - 4th Quarter
Outdoor Soccer - 4th Quarter

Clinic and meeting details for scorekeepers can be found in the drop-down menu for each specific activity. It is preferred scorekeepers work the entire academic year.

4's Volleyball expanding section

3rd Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1 - Rule Review & Stations
Date:
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Time:
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Location:
REC MPR & Courts

All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

5v5 Basketball expanding section

3rd Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: Yes

Clinic Information

Training #1 - New Basketball Officials Only
Date:
Monday, January 28, 2019
Time:
5:00-7:00 PM
Location:
REC MPR

Training #2 - Classroom & Stations
Date:
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time:
7:00 - 10:00 PM
Location:
REC MPR & Courts

Training #3 - Scrimmage
Date:
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Time:
7:30 - 9:30 PM
Location:
REC MPR & Courts

 
All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Futsal expanding section

3rd Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date: 
Thursday, January 31
Time:
1:00-3:00 PM
Location: 
REC MAC

All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Wiffleball expanding section

3rd Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date:
Tuesday, February 5
Time:
7:30 - 8:30 PM
Location:
Mitchell Hall 109


All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

6's Volleyball expanding section

4th Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time:
6:30 - 8:30 PM 
Location:
REC Multipurpose Room & Courts


All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Big Base Kickball expanding section

4th Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time:
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Location:
Mitchell Hall 26


All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Dodgeball expanding section

4th Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time:
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Location:
Mitchell Hall 26

All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Indoor Flag Football expanding section

4th Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1- Classroom & Stations
Date:
Tuesday, March 26
Time:
8:00 - 10:00 PM
Location:
Mitchell Hall 26 & Fieldhouse

All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Outdoor Soccer expanding section

4th Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: No

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date:
Wednesday, March 27
Time:
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Location:
Mitchell Hall 109

Training #2
Date:
Thursday, March 28
Time:
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Location:
Mitchell Hall 109 & VMSC Soccer Turf

All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!

Softball expanding section

4th Quarter Activity
Officials Employed: Yes
Scorekeepers Employed: Yes

Clinic Information

Training #1
Date:
Wednesday, March 27
Time:
7:00 - 9:00 PM 
Location:
Mitchell Hall 26

Training #2
Date:
Thursday, March 28
Time:
5:00 - 7:00 PM 
Location:
North Campus

All individuals are welcome to join, regardless of experience!

Reminder: Prospective officials must attend ALL training clinics, as materials build upon previous sessions. Contact administration at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend a training clinic.

It is recommended officials review rules and guidelines prior to all clinics and contests.

Contact us at intramurals@uwlax.edu with questions or concerns!