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Faculty Endorsed 5/12/03, Board Approved 5/15/03
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 9/20/04, Board Amended/Approved 10/7/04
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 10/17/05, Board Amended/Approved 10/21/05
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 8/24/07, Academic Affairs Committee Amended/Approved 4/10/07
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 5/6/08, Board Amended/Approved 5/9/08
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 4/14/09, 5/5/09; Board Approved 5/8/09
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 12/7/2011; Board Approved 1/27/12
Several national fraternities and sororities have local chapters on campus. The fraternities are
organized under an Interfraternity Council and the sororities under a Panhellenic Council. In
addition, each organization has a Faculty or Staff
The College supports a variety of extracurricular activities that are administered either by the
Office of Student Affairs, Student Government Association, or other campus organizations.
VI.G.1. Intercollegiate
The intercollegiate program includes teams for baseball, women’s and men's basketball, football,
women’s and men’s track and field, women’s and men’s lacrosse, women’s and men’s cross-
country, women’s and men’s golf, women’s rifle, women’s and men’s soccer, softball, women’s
and men’s tennis, and women’s volleyball. Professionals in their respective sports coach the
teams, and the Director of Athletics supervises the entire program. The College is a member of
the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III and the Southern Collegiate
Athletic Conference.
VI.G.2. Intramural
The intramural sports program is administered by the Intramural Sports Coordinator and is open
to everyone in the College community, students, Faculty, and Staff. A full program of sports is
offered each semester. The team sports include flag football, indoor soccer, basketball,
volleyball, softball, ultimate, and an “all-comers” swim meet. Individuals and pairs are invited
to take part in racquetball, tennis, table tennis, free throw shooting, 3-point shooting, H.O.R.S.E.,
ball, and 9-ball.
VI.G.3. Individual Recreation & Fitness
Individual recreation and fitness opportunities are available for students, Faculty, and Staff in
numerous areas on campus, including the Larry D. Striplin, Jr., Physical Fitness and Recreation
Center, the tennis courts, the outdoor track (around the soccer field), and the intramural sports
field. The Striplin Center, located on the north end of campus, houses a state-of-the-art strength
and cardiovascular workout room in addition to a swimming pool, indoor running track,
basketball/volleyball courts, racquetball courts, an aerobics/martial arts studio, and locker rooms
with showers.
The Faculty of Music sponsor and direct three choral groups: the Concert Choir, the Southern
Chorale, and the Hilltop Singers. The first of these enjoys a national reputation from its
recordings, its annual spring tour throughout the country and abroad, and its appearances with
the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. The Hilltop Singers tour annually with the Concert Choir and
appear frequently in high schools in support of our student recruitment program.