Jon Dever
Jon Dever

Assistant Athletics Director - Student Services


Alabama Puts Six on the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America At-Large Team

Senior gymnast Kim Jacob named Academic All-America of the Year


Alabama Puts Unprecedented Eight Student-Athletes on Academic All-District At-Large Team

The Crimson Tide's honorees came from six different teams - men's golf, women's golf, gymnastics, men's tennis, women's tennis and men's swimming and diving


Alabama Athletics Once Again Earns Positive NCAA APR Report

17 Crimson Tide teams posted scores that were above the national average in their respective sports


Student-Athletes Award Banquet Held Monday Evening

Senior golfers Cory Whitsett and Stephanie Meadow 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

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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