Student Athlete Advisory Committee - Southwestern University

Student Athlete Advisory Committee

WHAT IS SAAC?

 

The purpose of the SCAC student-athlete advisory committee is to provide student-athletes with an opportunity to present a student prospective to the leadership of the conference. It also provides for a student-athlete response to proposed NCAA or SCAC legislation and communication and networking to represent the interests of SCAC student-athletes. 

DIVISION III SAAC MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the NCAA Division II SAAC is to enhance the voice of the student-athlete to ensure the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity for all student-athletes; protecting student-athlete welfare; and fostering a positive student-athlete image.

SAAC AT A GLANCE:

  • Generate a student-athlete voice within the NCAA structure
  • Solicit student-athlete responses to proposed NCAA legislation
  • Recommend potential NCAA legislation
  • Review, react and comment to the governance structure on legislation, activities and subjects of interest
  • Actively participate in the administrative process of athletics programs and the NCAA
  • Promote a positive student-athlete image
  • Disseminate information to team members
  • Build a sense of community involving all team and conference institutions