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Academic Development of Student-Athletes

Sam McElreath


Academic Counselor - Rowing/ Football

Sam McElreath joined SMU as the Athletic Academic Counselor for Rowing and Football in Summer of 2019.  She previously served as a Graduate Assistant in the Athletic Student Services Department at SMU throughout the 2018-2019 academic year. 

Prior to SMU, Sam served as an Academic Mentor for Football and Gymnastics at UCLA from 2017-2018.

A native of Utah, Sam graduated from Long Beach State with her Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development in 2017, and will graduate from SMU Spring 2020 with her MEd in Higher Education. During her time at Long Beach, Sam was a member of the Women's Water Polo Team.