The College adheres to the philosophy of intercollegiate athletic competition based upon the principles of amateurism, sportsmanship, and fair play. The following guidelines have been developed for the athletic program:
(1) To place priority on the academic progress of all students who participate in intercollegiate athletics;
(2) To ensure the physical well-being of all student-athletes during practice, travel, and play;
(3) To develop each student-athlete physically, mentally, socially, emotionally, and morally; and
(4) To develop excellence in all of the College's intercollegiate athletic programs.