Athletic Department Mission Statement

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The Department of Athletics, Physical Education & Recreation seeks to advance the mission of the college by recruiting, developing and empowering student-athletes toward lives marked by high achievement, personal responsibility, and public contribution in a diverse society through teaching standards of fair play, sportsmanship, amateur competition, and ethical conduct.  The Department's commitment to student health and well-being is demonstrated through the provision of athletic and fitness opportunities fairly and equitably provided to all students.  The character of the athletics, physical education and recreational programs will reflect the priorities of health, fitness, teamwork, and a desire to achieve excellence as critical factors in a well-rounded education.