Student-Athlete Development Mission Statement

The University of Minnesota's Student-Athlete Development program encourages and supports service, leadership, personal and professional development for the overall well-being of the intercollegiate student-athlete. We strive to build success through creative problem solving, personalized educational sessions, trainings and meaningful partnerships with campus and community stakeholders.

Vision:

To serve as the premier provider of services and resources in the enhancement of the student-athlete experience through empowerment and leadership development.

Pillars of Excellence

Arrow Individual

Arrow Team

Arrow Department

Student-Athlete Development Commitments

Arrow Academic Excellence - Utilize resources to shape and build upon intellectual capacity in the pursuit of scholastic achievement.

Arrow Athletic Excellence & Leadership - Empower a continued commitment to honoring our athletic mission guided by leadership, integrity and pride.

Arrow Personal Development - Coordinate educational programs, developmental initiatives and assessment tools to increase awareness through identity exploration and enhancement.

Arrow Professional Development - Provide programming to encourage career progression and enhanced professional competence.

Arrow Service - Promote a shared belief in making a difference in the lives of others by being an active and engaged member of our campus and surrounding community.



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Our Gophers As Future Leaders

Our Gophers As Future Leaders

3/26/2018 - Student-Athlete Affairs

Golf's Cambell Fisher and softball's Taylor Chell co-founded the future law enforcement leaders student group.

Gophers Celebrate Girls and Women in Sports

Gophers Celebrate Girls and Women in Sports

2/7/2018 - Student-Athlete Affairs

University of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletics celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day with a variety of events held throughout the week.

Gopher Spotlight: Christine Portillo

Gopher Spotlight: Christine Portillo

2/1/2018 - Student-Athlete Affairs

Not only has Portillo been a leader within her team as a member of SAAC, she's already made an impact on the University of Minnesota campus and beyond.

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