Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

Student-athletes seek seat on DII Management Council

The Division II national Student-Athlete Advisory Committee wants a seat on the Division II Management Council, a change welcomed by the council. The council has also recommended a requirement for member schools to hire a full-time athletics director and a full-time compliance director.

As a Division II Student-Athlete...Do You Know?

1. What a "redshirt" season really is? "Redshirt" is not an official NCAA term. What a "redshirt" season refers to is a year in which a student-athlete does not compete at all against outside competition. During a year in which the student...

SAAC experience won’t be forgotten

Bradley Maldonado, a senior cross country student-athlete at Lincoln Memorial in Harrogate, Tenn., joined the Railsplitters’ Student-Athlete Advisory Committee as a freshman and was named chair of the Division II national SAAC as a junior. Maldonado took a break from SAAC’s fall meetings to discuss his experiences on the committee.

For DIII chair, SAAC experience will be “my favorite memory” of college

Chelsea Shoemaker, a senior soccer student-athlete at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y., joined the Tigers’ Student-Athlete Advisory Committee in 2009 and was named the NCAA Division III SAAC chair in Jan. 2014.

Finding their voice

Crissy Kaesebier Schluep SAAC Role: Division II vice chair, 2001 (Drury University) Currently: Executive Communications Director, WellPoint Our issue involved limits on telephone calls to signees during the period before they were enrolled...

DI Chair Kendall Spencer sees Student-Athletes’ voice impacting issues

Kendall Spencer, a senior track and field student-athlete at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M., was named the Division I SAAC Chair in January 2014. He took a few minutes to discuss how his experience being a voice for student-athletes has impacted his college career.

SAAC experience helped Division II chair see his potential

Bradley Maldonado, a senior cross country student-athlete at Lincoln Memorial University in Spring Hill, Tenn., joined the Railsplitters’ Student-Athlete Advisory Committee as a freshman and was named chair of the Division II national SAAC...

NCAA Student-Athlete Advisory Committees (SAACs)

Learn more about how this network of SAACs interacts and supports one another to shape college sports policy and enhance the student-athlete experience. Student-athletes have a voice in the NCAA through advisory committees at the campus,...

SAAC leaders chosen for all NCAA divisions

New SAAC officers to represent the student-athlete voice in policy-making.

Division I Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Conference Web sites

Click on your conference below to go to your Conference SAAC Web site: America East Conference Atlantic 10 Conference Atlantic Coast Conference Atlantic Sun Conference Big 12 Conference Big East Conference Big Sky Conference Big South...

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