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PurposeAcademic Services facilitates the CHAMPS (CHallenging Athletes Minds for Personal Success) Life Skills program. The purpose of the CHAMPS / Life Skills program is to provide a proactive and holistic program to meet the individual needs of student-athletes. The program, based on student-athlete input, is designed to assist program participants in meeting the academics and athletics demands associated with being both a student and an athlete, while promoting individual development.
Commitment AreasAcademic Commitment - ISU provides educational development experience to enhance the overall probability of academic success and graduation among its participating student-athletes.
Athletic Commitment - ISU provides the opportunity, inspiration, and resources for its participating student-athletes to strive to reach their fullest athletic potential by promoting leadership, competition, integrity, sportsmanship, and amateurism.
Career Commitment - ISU provides opportunities that expose participating student-athletes to career development initiatives that will enable them to actively pursue professional endeavors.
Community Service Commitment - ISU provides opportunities for holistic growth and experiences of its participating student-athletes in the personal development areas by supporting a well-balanced lifestyle and lifelong learning.
Personal Development Commitment - ISU providing opportunities for holistic growth and experiences of its participating student-athletes in the personal development areas by supporting a well-balanced lifestyle and lifelong learning.