Mission

 
The Athletic Academic Services Staff of the University of Miami Athletic Department is committed to providing the academic support services necessary to facilitate the graduation of student athletes and the nurturing of skills to promote the development of responsible, well-rounded individuals. To fulfill this mission, we commit ourselves and our resources to accomplishing the following objectives:

Athletics

  • Communicate NCAA academic requirements for eligibility
  • Help students recognize their role as a student and an athlete

Academics

  • Protect and promote the academic integrity of the University
  • Facilitate graduation within the framework of their eligibility
  • Comply with rules of the NCAA, The Atlantic Coast Conference and University
  • Provide necessary tools and services required to develop academic skills
  • Encourage and assist student athletes in furthering their educational goals
  • Cultivate an environment that provides opportunities and assistance leading to academic success

Personal Development

  • Facilitate the skills necessary for the student athlete to make decisions that will positively impact his/her life
  • Encourage an attitude of dedication to both academics and sports

Career Development

  • Assist student athletes to develop employability skills related to career choice, image, communication and self-promotion