CMU student-athletes are recognized for their achievements in the classroom, balancing their time between practice, studying, games and finals.
The highlights reel from 2015-16 includes:
- The Mid-American Conference Cartwright Award, given to the university deemed best for all-around excellence in academics, athletics and citizenship;
- Nearly 140 student-athletes with at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA;
- 22 students with a 4.0 GPA after the fall semester; and
- 74 students named to Academic All-Mid-American Conference teams, representing basketball, cross country, field hockey, golf, gymnastics, soccer, softball, track and field, volleyball, and wrestling.