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Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

Sport Studies Association

A Registered Student Organization developed for undergraduate students specializing in Sport Administration and graduate students specializing in Sport Studies.

Professional: The goal of the Sport Studies Association is to provide members with opportunities for professional development through fundraising, service projects, invited speakers, field trips and networking.

Educational: The Sport Studies Association provides educational opportunities for our members.  This includes inviting guest presenters to speak with our membership, supporting members’ attendance at educational symposiums, conferences and career fairs, and organizing field trips.

Social: The Sport Studies Association provides networking opportunities to our members through social gatherings, educational opportunities and service projects.  One of the organization’s objectives is to provide fellowship among students and faculty.  

Service: Members of the Sport Studies Association pride themselves on making service an important part of our organization.

For more information on the Sport Studies Association contact Dr. Bobbi Knapp (faculty advisor) at (618) 453-3324 or 

Membership requirements

  • $10/semester membership dues
  • Log 3 service hours/semester
  • Attendance at monthly meetings
  • Involvement in SSA projects

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