Office of Athletics

We build champions; champions in the classroom, champions in the community, and champions in competition.

Our Goals

  1. Develop new academic and athletic programs to help increase enrollment, while instituting retention protocols to help to maintain steady, healthy, growth in support of the mission of UCC.
  2. Develop housing options for student athletes to help and enhance enrollment and student success.
  3. Promote and expand our Champions in the Community service platform to better serve our community partners and support the mission of UCC.

Areas of Operations

Varsity Athletics: The Athletics Department includes the following varsity sports that provide an opportunity to link potential students to an activity while attending UCC. Visit

  • Development/Fundraising: The Athletics Department focuses on a diverse fundraising plan that supports the mission and strategic plan of UCC. Visit the fundraising page.
  • Community Service: The Athletics Department “Champions in the Community” program supports the mission of UCC by providing opportunities for our student athletes to service the communities and populations of Douglas County. Read about our commitment at

Take a look at our Riverhawks in Action



Soar High

Soar High

The Riverhawks championship mentality and execution takes our student athletes to the next level once they leave UCC. Many RiverHawks go on to be successful in university athletic and academic programs while maintaining a firm grounding in giving back to the community.