EXCELLENCE WITH INTEGRITY
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
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.
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Vikings Win Both Prelim Races at NCAA Rowing...
WWU advances to the Grand Final in both eights and fours in 2018 NCAA Rowing Championships
Paradee Competes in Pole Vault at NCAA...
Senior Anna Paradee finishes with a no height at national championships in North Carolina
Rowing Set for NCAA Championships in Florida
The Vikings will compete in the NCAA Rowing Championships May 25-27 in Sarasota, Florida
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Four WWU student-athletes will be in action at the NCAA Championships in North Carolina
WWU Finishes 2nd in GNAC All-Sports Standings
Vikings have placed in the top 2 in the GNAC All-Sports standings all 17 years of the conference
Track & Field Places 21 on GNAC All-Academic...
Vikings have 13 women, eight men recognized as GNAC All-Academic honorees
WWU Inducts Five into Athletics Hall of Fame
Cooper, Haukaas, Slagle, Stiles and Trygg all helped Viking teams to national tournament appearances
2018 WWU Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony
Watch the WWU Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony live online starting at 1 pm
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Men's Golf Welcomes Transfer Aidan Thain to...
Thain played his freshman season at Colorado Mesa after standout prep career at Sammamish High...
Volleyball Announces Another Strong Recruiting ...
2018 recruiting class includes six players, all from the state of Washington
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