American University Compliance

Compliance with NCAA and Patriot League rules is of utmost importance to American University and its athletics department. As a member of the NCAA, AU is responsible for the actions of its coaches, student-athletes, faculty and staff, alumni, donors, boosters and friends. As such, please take a moment to familiarize yourself with these important items concerning NCAA rules.




American University Athletics Mission Statement
The American University is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), whose governing body is committed to the student-athletes, their education and participation in sports while abiding by all rules and regulations. As a member of the Patriot League we ensure that our athletic programs promote and require the highest standards of sporting behavior and ethical conduct by all participants (student-athletes, coaches, staff and faculty). American University is committed to successfully maintaining compliance with the rules and regulations of the NCAA and the Patriot League.