University Catalog 2023-2024

Academic Support Program for Student Athletes

The Academic Support Program for Student Athletes (ASPSA)  is a comprehensive support program that strives to meet the academic, personal and  professional development needs of all student-athletes, promoting  excellence and effectiveness in undergraduate and graduate education as well as leadership and civic engagement.

ASPSA  is committed to extending the educational experience of its constituency with particular emphasis on empowering student-athletes to become strong self advocates, providing specialized initiatives to  facilitate a smooth transition from high school to college and from college to professional life while successfully integrating  student-athletes into the campus community; enhancing academic skills for student-athletes at all skill levels and providing academic support  personalized to the needs of each student-athlete.

ASPSA will maintain a strong sense of integrity and will continue to strive to be one of the benchmark programs for academic support for all collegiate academic support programs in the nation.
The mission of the Office of Academic Support Program for Student Athletes at NC State University is:

  1. to support the recruitment, retention and graduation of NC State student-athletes;
  2. to provide a comprehensive support system that affords NC State student-athletes equitable opportunity to pursue academic, personal, and  professional development and
  3. to strongly adhere to the principles of integrity, excellence, and lifelong learning.


Katie Graham
Assistant Dean
200 Case Academic Center
240 Jeter Drive
Campus Box 7104
Raleigh, NC  27695-7104
Phone: 919.515.2464  
​Fax: 919.515.1619