Mission Statement

The mission of the ECAC shall be to initiate, stimulate and improve intercollegiate athletics programs for student-athletes, and to promote and develop educational leadership, athletics excellence and athletics participation.

The ECAC shall:

  1. Understand, respect and support programs and philosophies of each member;
  2. Assist and involve all constituents in developing and maintaining consistent, equitable competitive opportunities;
  3. Develop and implement the best possible programs and services (championships, officiating, public relations, etc.) for the membership; and
  4. Promote college athletics in general, and specifically, highlight stories about its membership, student-athletes, coaches and administrators.

The ECAC shall be a leader, either as a primary or secondary provider, of services to its member conferences and institutions to achieve the mission.