Governance

Facilities Management

Without a doubt, the opportunity to manage facilities is one of the coolest aspects of being an athletics director. But as with so many elements of the job, there’s more to the responsibility than is apparent at first glance. This section...

Fiscal Management

When you become an AD, you will be required to work within the budgeting framework of your new institution. As you pursue your new job, take time to learn what kind of budget your target institution uses and what cycle that school is on...

Marketing and Fundraising

The bad news is that, at many institutions, less money is available to support athletics programs than in the past. The good news is that this means opportunities for athletics directors who can build relationships and raise the funds...

Communication Skills (Internal vs. External)

“Communication” can be a catch-all word, one cited when something goes wrong – as in “we did a poor job of communicating.” Sometimes, the failure is actually poor organization or a lack of anticipation. But communication can be a major...

Personnel Management and Sports Oversight

Your career as an athletics director depends on how well you manage personnel. It is a difficult task. You do not want to micro-manage, constantly directing your administrators and coaches by annoying them with every imaginable detail. At...

Table of Contents

So you want to be an AD Home Page Institutional Control Bylaw 6 Compliance Manual Compliance Committee Intercollegiate Athletics Advisory Committee Makeup/Responsibilities Athletics Department Oversight Model Athletics Department Reporting...

Division III Annual Reports

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Latest Updates

2015 NCAA Convention. The 2015 NCAA Convention Division III Proposals Questions and Answer Guide is now available online. The guide will be updated as additional questions arise. Please visit the Convention Legislative Actions and Issues...

DIII committee looks at trimming, sharing costs of championships

While the Division III Championships Committee didn’t finalize any recommendations that would address the recent overages in Division III’s championships budget, it did make progress towards that goal during its May 28-29 meeting in...

Student-Athlete Well-Being

Nothing you do as an athletics director is more important than ensuring the well-being of the student-athletes for whom you are responsible. Winning and losing matter, of course, but the ultimate goals are the safety and the academic/...

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