Compliance Office Mission Statement

The Division of Athletics Compliance Office functions within the scope of the University to coordinate monitor and verify compliance with all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) and University rules, regulations and policies. In fulfilling this charge, the Compliance Office invokes the principles of shared responsibility and comprehensive rules education to coordinate a proactive and responsive NCAA compliance program. The Athletics Compliance Office directs this effort and acts as a resource center concerning NCAA regulations and compliance issues. The primary functions of the Athletics Compliance Office are to oversee and verify the accurate and timely completion of NCAA-required procedures. In addition, the Athletics Compliance Office provides educational programming and interpretive support to ensure that all individuals involved with the athletics program fully understand the University’s compliance expectations. It is the responsibility of the Athletics Compliance Office to ensure that the demands of the NCAA’s and the University’s compliance efforts and expectations are properly supported.