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"Student-Athletes Gliding to Success"

UNCW CHAMPS/Life Skills Program

 

                                                                                                                                                                   

 

 

Commitments to Athletic Excellence

 "To build philosophical foundations for the development of athletic programs that are broad-based, equitable and dedicated to the well-being of the student-athlete"

 

The university is committed to continually improving the program, which is an integral part of campus life and a university focal point for building student and regional involvement and support.  The Department of Athletics provides opportunities for students to utilize their athletic skills through competition at the appropriate intercollegiate level and to have the university represented by men and women whose conduct and sportsmanship reflect positively on the institution.  It seeks to field disciplined and competitive athletic teams dedicated to observing applicable rules, to provide quality athletic training and medical support to intercollegiate athletes and to support the general welfare of student-athletes. 

UNCW athletics works to foster a sense of personal responsibility by those who attend athletic events.  The program insists upon a high ethical code of honor and respect from each of its athletes and personnel and adheres to the policies, rules and guidelines of the National Collegiate Athletic

 Association, the Colonial Athletic Association and the institution.  The Department of Athletics is committed to complying with Title IX regulations and the promotion of affirmative action goals, emphasizing the recruitment of and opportunities for women and minority employees and student-athletes. 

Department of Athletics

The Department of Athletics based upon and consistent with the purpose of the university encourages student scholarship and sportsmanship with emphasis placed on helping students make appropriate progress towards completion of their chosen academic degree program. 

Academic integrity is a basic element of t athletic programming decisons, thus insuring that the eductional values, practices and mission of UNCW set the standards of the program.  UNCW's athletic program is characterized by its quest for student excellence in competition and the academic setting.   

UNCW Department of Athletics       

 

Mission Statement

 

The mission of the Department of Athletics, based upon and consistent with the purpose of the university, is to offer superior athletic programs that compete annually for Colonial Athletic Association and NCAA Division I academic and athletic honors.

  

Core Values

 

The Department of Athletics is committed to being competitive at the conference and national level and adheres to the following core values in its quest for excellence:

  Goals and Objectives 

  • Create the most powerful learning experience possible for student-athletes. 
  • Recruit, retain and develop quality coaches, administration and staff in appropriate numbers.
  • Embrace and enhance equity and diversity throughout the staff, sport programs, culture and community outreach activities.
  • Create an educational and athletic environment that promotes great sportsmanship and prepares student-athletes to become lifelong leaders.                                                    
  •  Strengthen the athletic department’s community engagement and outreach activities.
  •  Enhance the quality and well being of  UNCW’s student-athlete experience while providing competitive oportunities in a safe environment. 
  • Ensure adequate resources to achieve athletic department goals by increasing private giving and corporate partnership financial support  

                                                                                          

 

Vision

 

The Department of Athletics strives to provide students with an environment committed to successful and meaningful athletic and academic experiences, high quality coaches, dedicated support staff and  administration to help them become better athletes, students, and citizens.

 

Athletic Excellence

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS

 

Baseball

2006

2004

 

 

Men's Basketball

2006

2003

2002

2000

 

Men's Golf

2005

2004

 

 

Men's Tennis

2009

 

Men's Soccer

2010

 

 

 

 

 

 Women's Swimming and Diving

2006

1999

1998

 

 

 

Men's Swimming and Diving

 2010 

 2009 

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002

 

Men's Track and Field

 2009 

2008

2007

2005

2002

2001

2000

1999

1998

1997

 

Women's Soccer

2010

 

Women's Golf

2008

2007

2004-Big South Champions

2003-Big South Champions

2002-Big South Champions

 

    Women's Soccer

   2010