Started in 1999, the Mountain West Conference has formed a longstanding fixture through continual growth and a mission for excellence. It strives to promote academic fulfillment of its members through a progressive approach.
Through the cultivation of new opportunities, our athletes compete at the highest level while boasting with academic achievement and sportsmanship.
Now in our 19th year, we hold a strong involvement with the NCAA governance and leaderships in the administration of intercollegiate athletics.
Mountain West offers first-class athletic and academic opportunities for more than 5,100 student-athletes annually. Since our inception, 42 Mountain West student-athletes have earned NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships. In addition, 36 have been named MW Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Our members have participated in 84 bowl games, including the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl. We a focus on sportsmanship, we strive to foster appropriate behavior from all our members.