The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

NCAA Division III SAAC Mission Statement

The mission of the NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity for all student-athletes; protecting student-athlete welfare; and fostering a positive student-athlete image, while maintaining the tenants of the Division III philosophy.

The Cal Lutheran SAAC Purpose

Improve communication between student-athletes, coaches, administrators, faculty, and staff.
Improve student-athlete well-being by engaging in examination of critical DIII issues.
Develop a plan to positively change our campus.
Provide feedback and insight into athletics department or conference issues.
Solicit student-athlete responses to proposed conference and NCAA legislation.
Build a sense of community involving all campus teams and conference institutions.
Organize community service efforts.
Promote a positive student-athlete image on campus.


SAAC Advisor

Kevin Judd: (805) 493-3299


Christie Kurdys


Women's Tennis

Tyler Lozano

Vice President


Kylie Rodriguez

Secretary of Treasury

Women's Cross Country

Meet the Members


Important Dates

Nov. 12, 2017: Special Olympics Volunteering

April 2-8, 2018: D3 Week

May 7, 2018: SAAC Student-Athlete banquet