Board Oversight of Intercollegiate Athletics

By November 15, 2016 March 7th, 2019 Blog Post

AGB focuses on the diligent and effective fiduciary oversight of athletic programs and on the welfare of student athletes.

While athletics can be integral to an institution, there’s growing concern that athletic accomplishments often overshadow academic achievement and detract from the essential mission of universities and colleges. Faced with demands for increased accountability, governing boards are called upon to become more attentive to the governance of athletics.

AGB is committed to fostering the governance of intercollegiate athletics programs through statements, research, best practices, and thought leadership. For more than 25 years, AGB has provided guidance in many forms, including: