Athletics Excellence

Goal: $6.6 Million


  • Private gifts are a vital part of the athletic program and can provide the resources needed to make an athletic program successful.
  • Investments in athletics increase opportunities to recruit top tier student-athletes to VSU.


  • Participation in a sports program can be a driving force in the life of an athlete. 
  • Athletes are engaged in goal-driven environments with high expectations and meaningful consequences.
  • Student-athletes are required to manage their academic and athletic obligations while living out a passion to play sports at the college level. 


  • Valdosta State University boasts one of the most successful NCAA Division II athletic programs in the nation. 
  • 7 national championships and hundreds of All-American and Academic All-Americans prove that VSU strikes a great balance between the athletic and academic success of our student-athletes.
  • In recognition of the need for outside resources to keep up the winning tradition, VSU commits to an investment of $6.6 million dollars dedicated to Athletics Excellence.