KANSAS CITY- The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 1,658 teams that have earned the distinction for Scholar-Teams for the 2016-17 academic year. Vanguard University maintained 11 sponsored programs reaching the academic achievement. For a team to be considered for the NAIA Scholar-Team award, it must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) as defined by the institution. The team grade point average includes all eligible varsity student-athletes.
|Women's Corss Country||3.26|
|Women's Outdoor Track & Field||3.19|
|Women's Indoor Track & Field||3.16|
|Men's Cross Country||3.15|
|Men's Indoor Track & Field||3.03|