Starting with the 2013 campaign year, we are introducing our Rise Up Challenge to our fans, friends, alumni and current Minutemen Club members. Anyone who fulfills one of the three options described above will earn special recognition and benefits for answering the Rise Up Challenge. Our goal at UMass Athletics is to strengthen and grow support locally, nationally and beyond. Only 10 states to go before we have support from each of our nation’s 50 states!
In addition to making a critical contribution to UMass Athletics, all those who meet the Rise Up Challenge will be eligible for the following exclusive benefits in addition to their benefits already afforded to them through their giving level:
Please notify the Minutemen Club immediately with any new members you have referred by calling our office at 413-545-9652.
Champions in the Classroom:
- 23 Student-Athletes earned a perfect 4.0 GPA in the fall of 2012
- 62 Student-Athletes are members of the Commonwealth Honors College
- 139 Student-Athletes were named to the A10 Commissioner’s Fall 2012 Honor Roll for achieving a 3.5 or better cumulative GPA
- 157 Student-Athletes earned Dean’s List recognition in the Fall of 2012