Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at Florida State University is to create and sustain NCAA Division I programs for men and women that are characterized by comprehensive excellence. Florida State Athletics is committed to educate, coach, support and inspire all student-athletes to perform at the highest academic and athletic standards while demanding good sportsmanship, ethical behavior, service and personal development.


Create and sustain an Athletics Department that fosters an environment of integrity and success encompassing the university community and its stakeholders.


Comprehensive Excellence