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CONNECTICUT COLLEGE ATHLETICS DEPARTMENT

 

STUDENT-ATHLETE ADVISORY COMMITTEE (SAAC)

 
 

The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is overseen by a member of the athletics department.  The

make-up of the committee and its leadership positions consist of current student-athletes.

 

The function of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is to:

 
  • Promote communication between the athletics administration and student-athletes.
  • Disseminate information.
  • Provide feedback and insight into athletics department issues.
  • Generate a student-athlete voice within the campus athletics department formulation of policies.
  • Build a sense of community within the athletics program involving all athletics teams.
  • Solicit student-athlete responses to proposed conference and NCAA legislation.
  • Organize community service efforts.
  • Create a connection for student-athletes to campus-wide committees (SGA)
  • Promote a positive student-athlete image on campus.
  • Represent the institution in the conference SAAC meetings.