As Butler’s Athletic Academic Coordinator, Jacob Blum
works with student-athletes to help them achieve their academic
He works with all nine athletic teams at Butler, helping student athletes enroll in classes, coordinating study halls, and serving as a liaison between the athletic department and Butler faculty by monitoring student-athlete’s academic progress through grade checks. He also coordinates the peer tutoring program at Butler and works with student-athletes to help them meet all academic eligibility requirements to transfer to four-year schools.
Blum comes to Butler from Fort Hays State University, where he spent two years working as the graduate assistant for Athletics Compliance. He earned his Master’s degree in Health and Human Performance with an emphasis in Sports Administration.