The CHAMPS/Life Skills Program is committed to supporting the student-athlete total development. The following is a breakdown of the five CHAMPS/Life Skills Program commitment statements which are the primary mission of this program:
- 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.