UMKC Wins WAC SAAC Community Service Award
UMKC has been named the inaugural winner of the Western Athletic Conference Academic Excellence Award for its success in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic school year.
UMKC's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will be collecting monetary donations this weekend at all home UMKC events to put towards Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Houston, Texas.
UMKC men's basketball student-athlete and Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Executive Board member Noah Knight represented the Western Athletic Conference at the Division I National SAAC meetings on July 14-16.
UMKC Senior Associate Athletics Director for Internal Operations/Senior Woman Administrator Ursula Gurney has been selected to serve as a member of the NCAA Division I Committee on Academics.
At the conclusion of the 2016-17 school year, the Western Athletic Conference announced 66 Roos earned Academic All-WAC distinction for their success in the classroom, bringing UMKC's total on the year to 122 honorees.