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Mission Statement MISSION

Mission Statement



INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS AND LEARNING:
EXCELLENCE WITH INTEGRITY

Mission

Teaching and learning at Western Washington University link the classroom to all aspects of student life, including intercollegiate athletics. The mission of intercollegiate athletics at Western is three-fold:

  • To compete in a broad spectrum of sports at the highest competitive NCAA Division II levels attainable;

  • To compete with integrity, and;

  • To link athletics participation to all aspects of learning within the University.

Guiding Principles

These principles shall guide the administration and implementation of Western Washington University's intercollegiate athletics program:

  1. To conduct the athletics program ethically within the spirit and letter of institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
  2. To establish and maintain an environment in which athletic activities are conducted as an integral part of the student-athlete's academic experience.
  3. To establish and maintain an environment that values cultural diversity and gender equity among student-athletes and intercollegiate department staff.
  4. To protect the health of and provide a safe environment for student-athletes.
  5. To establish and maintain an environment that fosters a positive relationship between student-athletes and coaches.


Compliance/FAR Index


06/23/2016 - General Release

Western Front: Katya Hewitt Named All-American

06/23/2016 - General Release

Carver Memories - October, 1972

06/16/2016 - General Release

Carver Memories -- Spring 1973

06/10/2016 - General Release

26 Student-Athletes Set to Graduate Saturday

06/08/2016 - M. Basketball

Video: Men's Basketball Summer Update

06/06/2016 - General Release

Carver Memories - Jan. 31, 1968

06/02/2016 - General Release

WWU Announces 2015-16 Athletics Awards Winners

06/01/2016 - General Release

Western Give Day 6.1.16