Mission of Alverno College Athletics

Alverno College Athletics is a department committed to student-athlete centered learning and development. Our competitive programs focus on recruitment and retention of skilled student-athletes in order to achieve individual and team success.

Successful teams and student-athletes develop academically, athletically, and individually through ability based learning by demonstrating:

  • Intrinsic motivation;
  • Integrity and responsible decision making;
  • Qualities of leadership through effective communication and teamwork;
  • Active membership within their team, on campus, and in the community;
  • Commitment to herself, her team, Alverno College, the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Our department prepares student-athletes to take this success into current and future professional global settings.

Alverno Athletics is committed to upholding the mission of Alverno College and the NACC as well as the NCAA Division III philosophy, including those principles of fair play, amateur athletics competition, sportsmanship, and ethical conduct.