Jon Dever
Jon Dever

Assistant Athletics Director - Student Services


Student-Athletes Award Banquet Held Monday Evening

Senior golfers Cory Whitsett and Stephanie Meadows were named the winners of the Paul W. Bryant Award given annually to the top male and female student-athlete


Alabama Athletics Earns Positive NCAA APR Report Again

In addition to its national recognition, the Tide's back-to-back national champion football team as well as the men's basketball team posted the highest APR scores in the Southeastern Conference


Alabama Trio Earns Academic All-American Honors

Junior gymnast Kim Jacob and junior golfer Stephanie Meadow were named to the first team, while senior tennis player Antonia Foehse was named to the second team


Alabama Athletics Enjoys Record Breaking Academic Success in 2011-12

As a group, Alabama's more than 525 student-athletes averaged over a 3.0 grade point average for the 2011-12 academic year, including 48 that maintained a career GPA of 4.0. Overall, five teams posted GPAs above 3.5 for the second year in a row


Alabama Athletics Earns Positive NCAA APR Report Again

14 Crimson Tide teams posted scores that either matched or were above the national Division I average in their respective sports

While the University of Alabama athletes excel on the field, Jon Dever is there to make sure that the Crimson Tide athletes are a success in the classroom as well.

Dever is the Director of Academic Services for Intercollegiate Athletics at the University. He and his staff work with athletes from every sport to ensure that they first receive a quality education before stepping on the playing field.

He joined the UA athletics staff after earning both his bachelor's of science (1988) and his master's degree in education from Clemson University in 1990.

Since joining the Tide in 1992, Dever has worked closely with every sport, pushing the academic achievements of Alabama's athletes to a level of success that rivals the Tide's on-field accomplishments.

Dever and his wife Joellen, have two children, Jon and Ben.



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