The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is a board made up of student-athletes who are committed to generating a voice for the student-athlete within the NCAA. One of the main purposes for SAAC is to make other student-athletes aware of proprosed NCAA legislation and to recommend legislation to the NCAA regarding certain situations. SAAC is dedicated to promoting a positive student-athlete image within the athletic programs and creating the executive leaders of tomorrow.
The mission of the NCAA and Lesley University's SAAC is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, protecting student-athlete welfare and fostering a positive student-athlete image.
- Become a mediator between student-athletes and coaches
- Create a strong bond and promote communication between student-athletes and the university
- Build a sense of community within each athletic team
- Develop true student-athlete leaders and improve his or her involvement within the community