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Pima County Community College District Board Policy

Board Policy Title:  Athletic Mission and Principles
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Schedule for Review and Update:  Every three years
Unit Responsible for Review & Update:  Office of the Provost
Sponsoring Unit/Department:  Office of the Provost
Motion Number: 6530
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The purpose of the athletic program is to reinforce the attitudes, values and overall mission of the College which promotes lifelong learning, integrity, leadership, good citizenship, diversity, and academic excellence in concert with developing the student-athlete’s physical skills and abilities.


  • The student-athlete’s primary responsibility is to academic achievement.
  • The coach’s primary responsibility is to teach and mentor.
  • Recruitment shall focus on Pima County and Southern Arizona student-athletes.
  • Academic achievement, citizenship, and athletic ability are the key elements in recruitment.
  • The College will adhere to all conference rules and regulations.
  • The College will adhere to state and federal guidelines.