Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Mission Statement

To serve as a liaison between the student-athlete population, athletic department, Big Ten Conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association on issues facing the overall welfare of the collegiate student-athlete. To encourage involvement in all programs within the athletic department and campus environment, through empowering and education student-athletes at the University of Minnesota.


SAAC Hosts Inaugural Diversity Dinner


On Monday, April 18, SAAC and the United States Marine Corps. hosted the first inaugural Diversity Dinner.

Gopher Global Travels to Winnipeg


Gopher Global embarked on its third trip in July, but first north of the border.

Gopher Global Visits Cheyenne River Reservation


On May 19, the M.A.G.I.C. bus and 10 student-athletes embarked on their second-annual Gopher Global trip.

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