The Chancellor’s Advisory Council on Intercollegiate Athletics Financial Sustainability has been asked to:Here at UO, our administration is still in denial about the true costs of the academic subsidies of our athletics programs.
While the University Athletics Board and the Academic Senate’s “Task Force on Intercollegiate Athletics” are exploring similar issues, the chancellor identified an opportunity to generate fresh perspectives through focused interaction between two of the campus’s most important constituencies.
- develop an understanding of the recent and current financial and competitive state of the Intercollegiate Athletics program;
- assess alternative approaches to promptly putting the IA program on a financially sustainable course;
- assess possible impacts of changes in the scope of the department on philanthropy to academic programs;
- develop a short list of promising alternatives, including the pros and cons of each.
Advisory group on athletic's financial sustainability appointed
That would be at UC-Berkeley: