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Video The UMKC Athletics Department is committed to comprehensive excellence and providing a best-in-class experience for Roo student-athletes. The University showed that commitment with the appointment of Athletic Director Dr. Brandon Martin on Dec. 3, 2018. Since Dr. Martin’s tenure began, 16 Division I programs have experienced several exciting advancements under his leadership.


UMKC Chancellor Agrawal and University leadership are in full support of Dr. Martin’s work around comprehensive excellence. Dr. Martin is asking Roo Alumni and supporters across the Kansas City area to be a part of our team and our journey towards comprehensive excellence.


Ways to get involved with the exciting future of UMKC athletics:

  • Become a member of the Roo Athletics Fund, which support the many needs of our student-athletes
  • Buy season tickets for our basketball, soccer, and volleyball programs
  • Help us enhance our training and competition facilities in the Swinney Center
  • Join us in the pursuit to declare championships in the classroom and athletically


Join us as we make you and Kansas City proud of your Division I team!


Go Roos!


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