Wake Technical Community College believes an athletics program offers a unique contribution to the overall college curriculum by promoting character growth and leadership development along with physical fitness and awareness of the importance of life-long physical activity, thus enhancing the overall development and educational experience of those who engage in the sports and athletic activities. Wake Tech encourages the development of highly-skilled student athletes and will provide a variety of activities, programs, and support services to meet the needs of these students. Wake Tech supports and complies with the regulations of Title IX, offering equal opportunity for all student athletes. Wake Tech strives to provide students with instruction and support of the highest quality, with the contributions of faculty, staff, administration, the Board of Trustees, and the community. Wake Tech has established a Code of Conduct and expectations of high academic and behavioral standards to create an athletics experience of dignity and excellence. With this philosophy and purpose Wake Tech hopes to provide wholesome and positive experiences for all student athletes and athletics program participants, as well as to offer opportunities for student athletes to fulfill their full athletic and academic potential.