University of Nebraska at Omaha
Acceptance of the invitation to join The Summit League
(an NCAA Division I Intercollegiate Athletic Conference)
WHEREAS, the Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) recommends that UNO accept the offer of membership in The Summit League, effective July 1, 2011; and
WHEREAS, this recommendation is forwarded to the Board of Regents with the support of the President of the University of Nebraska; and
WHEREAS, having considered the best interests of the University, the Board of Regents has determined that membership in The Summit League offers an excellent opportunity for its metropolitan campus;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska authorizes UNO’s acceptance of membership in The Summit League and, subject to the NCAA’s acceptance and approval of UNO’s membership application, the Board of Regents hereby fully authorizes the integration and membership of UNO into The Summit League effective and upon such terms and conditions as may be negotiated and approved by the UNO Chancellor.