University of Maine at Farmington Athletics Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

University of Maine at Farmington Athletics Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

"Doing great things by making good choices."

 What is Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)?

Student-athlete advisory committee (SAAC) is a committee made up of University of Maine at Farmington student-athletes assembled to provide insight on the student-athlete experience and to offer input on the rules, regulations and polices that affect student-athletes' lives on campus.

What are the functions of SAAC?

  1. To promote communication between athletics administration and student-athletes
  2. To disseminate information
  3. To provide feedback and insight into athletics department issues
  4. To generate a student-athlete voice within the campus athletics department formulation of policies
  5. To build a sense of community within the athletics program involving all athletics teams
  6. To solicit student-athlete responses to proposed conference and NCAA legislation
  7. To organize community service efforts
  8. To create a vehicle for student-athlete representation on campus-wide committees (e.g., student senate)
  9. To promote a positive student-athlete image on campus