The Mission of the Blue & Gold Club
The Blue & Gold Club at the University of Northern Colorado strives to provide scholarship funds to enhance and foster the academic and athletic experience of student-athletes. The Blue & Gold Club advocates enthusiasm and community support for UNC intercollegiate athletics and the University of Northern Colorado as a whole.
Scholarship funds provided by the Blue & Gold Club allow more than 400 male and female student-athletes to pursue a high-quality education at one of the region’s top universities on an annual basis. Your support is an investment in our future leaders, and we thank you for making a difference in the lives of UNC’s student-athletes!
All gifts to athletics are recognized through the Blue & Gold Club.
Recent Achievements by UNC Student-Athletes
- 3 NSCAA Soccer All-Scholar team members
- 33 student-athletes were honored on the Fall 2013 Big Sky Conference All-Academic Teams
- During the Fall, 2013 semester, student-athletes combined for a 3.12 grade point average; 148 student-athletes had a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher and 31 student-athletes ended the term with a 4.00GPA
- Last season, student-athletes amassed more than 3,000 volunteer/community service hours
- The Bears have won 10 Big Sky Conference titles and made 8 team and numerous individual appearances in NCAA Championship competition since reclassification to Division I