Formation of Athletic Association to oversee UI athletics | 150 Engage Illinois Office of Corporate Relations
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The forerunner of the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (DIA), the University of Illinois Athletic Association, was chartered in 1892 as a not-for-profit corporation of the State of Illinois. It was charged with overseeing and conducting the University's intercollegiate athletics programs and associated support services, and operated as as separate entity.

Dates: 
Jul 01, 1892
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