NCAA CHAMPS/Life Skills Program

NCAA CHAMPS/Life Skills Program

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In August of 2005 Mitchell College was accepted into the NCAA CHAMPS Life Skills Program. Under the direction of NCAA CHAMPS Life Skills Coordinator Bernadette Macca Mitchell College is committed to the philosophy of NCAA Division III and the holistic development of our student-athletes. Over the course of the academic year the department of athletics and through partnership with other college departments will provide greater opportunities for student-athletes to learn, explore and develop as responsible young men and women.

CHAMPS/Life Skills Program Commitment Statements

Commitment to Academic Excellence
To support the academic progress of the student-athlete toward intellectual development and graduation. 

Commitment to Athletic Excellence
To build philosophical foundations for the development of athletic programs that are broad-based, equitable and dedicated to the well-being of the student-athlete. 

Commitment to Personal Development
To support the development of a well-balanced lifestyle for student-athletes, encouraging emotional well-being, leadership, personal growth and decision-making skills. 

Commitment to Career Development
To encourage the student-athlete to develop and pursue career and life goals. 

Commitment to Service
To engage the student-athlete in service to his or her campus and surrounding communities.