On Campus

Athletic Training

Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

This organization is composed of student-athletes and meets bimonthly in the Larry K. Durham Hall of Champions to discuss impending issues and opportunities.

Functions of the UTEP SAAC

  • Promote communication between athletics administration and student-athletes
  • Disseminate information
  • Provide feedback and insight into athletics department issues
  • Generate a student-athlete voice within the campus athletic department formulation of policies
  • Build a sense of community within the athletics program involving all sports and administration
  • Solicit student-athlete responses to proposed conference and NCAA legislation
  • Organize community service efforts
  • Create a vehicle for student-athlete representation on campus committees (i.e. Student Government).
  • Encourage a postive student-athlete image on campus
  • Assist with Life Skills Orientation, PHAT Tuesdays and Workshops
SAAC Board
Vice President-
Workshop and Event Coordinator-
Community Service Coordinator-
To apply for a SAAC Board position, please e-mail