Colonial Hockey Foundation

Academic Success

The Robert Morris University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is not just about winning on the field or court. Success in the classroom is as much a triumph as the athletic competitions themselves.

Robert Morris University is committed to the total development of its student-athletes.

Average grade point average (GPA) of student-athletes that competed in the 16 Division I sports


Number of RMU’s 420+ student-athletes posted a 3.00 or higher GPA

Occasions Colonials named Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year in their respective sport

Colonials named to CoSIDA District 2 Academic All-America Teams

National Recognition

The Robert Morris University men’s hockey program earned five consecutive NCAA public recognition awards. This award is presented to teams in the top ten percent for Academic Progress Rate (APR) in each respective sport. The Colonials were the only team to earn a reward in each of those five years.

Academic Leaders

Colonial Forward Alex Dagnal was recognized as the Atlantic Hockey Student Athlete of the Year for three years in a row. A Biology major, Alex carried a career 4.0 grade point average.

RMU Nuclear Medicine Lab

Graduation is the goal, and RMU strives to ensure its student-athletes achieve that objective.