Purpose of NWIC's Athletic Program

The purpose of the sports component at Northwest Indian College is to make participation in sports a meaningful part of a students education. To help produce mentally diverse and socially adjusted individuals through encounters that are well organized, wholesome, varied in nature, and safe.

The objectives of the Northwest Indian College Athletic Program are:

  1. To provide opportunities for individual development through a variety of programs balanced between light and vigorous exercise, team, and individual competition to meet all skill levels.
  2. To safeguard participant’s health by a choice of physical activities, developing rules with safety in mind, providing functional equipment and adequate supervision.
  3. To provide opportunities for the development of skills that can be utilized throughout life.
  4. To broaden participation through increased activity options, both structured and unstructured.