Academic Excellence Nights

     Student-athletes attaining at least a 3.0 grade point average in the spring or fall semester are honored at halftime of a men’s basketball game. Parents and families of honorees are invited to join student-athletes for a celebratory dinner prior to the game. 

Straight A Luncheon         

     Student-athletes earning a 4.0 semester GPA or straight A’s are invited to a luncheon and asked to invite a faculty/staff member to join them who has inspired their academic excellence. The Straight A Luncheon will take place Tuesday, May 9, 2017 (Study Day).

Faculty Appreciation Night

     This event allows Billiken Athletics to express its gratitude for the diligence of University faculty.

Career Development Workshops

     Student-athletes can get tips on how to improve their resumes, enhance their interview skills, learn how to communicate appropriately using social media and network with professionals. 

Etiquette Dinner

     The Athletic Department hosts an Etiquette Dinner each spring for graduating Seniors. Student-athletes learn proper table manners, business etiquette, and many other skills to help them in their careers.

Athlete Network

     This partnership offers SLU student-athletes unique career development and professional networking opportunities. Start building your athlete network today at

Connect with Other Athletes

     Whether looking for your next competition, re-connecting with teammates, or looking for advice on gear, Athlete Network enables you to connect to the largest community exclusively made up of other athletes. Our network of current and former professional, NCAA, and recreational athletes enables you to keep competing in every aspect of your life.

Motivating Content

     Our Fuel content section is comprised of articles, advice, entertainment, and inspiration by athletes, for athletes. We take pride in being able to provide an exclusive athlete-to-athlete voice in our Fuel features. Writers such as Warren Moon, Dave Meltzer, and other Athlete Network members provide unique insight into the mind and lifestyle of an athlete. 

The Right Careers

     By nature, athletes are driven, motivated, and competitive. The same traits that make you successful as an athlete are the same traits that translate to success in the professional world.

     Athlete Network partners with companies that embrace athletes’ competitive spirit and hire based on their unique traits. Let us pair you with the right career to keep you competing in your professional life.