Sports Medicine


The University of St. Thomas Athletic Sports Medicine Department uses Athletic Trainers Systems (ATS®) to manage each student athlete’s pre-participation forms and medical records.  All individuals that will be participating in or trying out for a sport will be required to have their forms completed before they are allowed to tryout or practice/participate. 

** This system is independant from the University Health Services My Health Portal **

Form Due Dates for all Sports is August 1st 2017

Below are two instruction documents, one for Freshman/Transfer Athletes and one for Returning Athletes.  Please choose the document that applies to you.  The Freshman/Transfer Athletes instructions will talk you through the steps of creating an account and completing your forms.


Freshman/Transfer Athletes Instructions

Returning Athletes Instructions



All freshman/first year athletes/transfer athletes will be required to have a physical.  The physical most be completed within 6 month of submitting pre-participation paperwork to the University of St. Thomas.   This includes all athletes that are trying out for a team for the first time.  Physicals from the following providers meet institutional requirements.  Physicians (MD or DO), Physician’s assistant (PA-C) or Nurse Practitioner.

Sickle Cell Trait Information

On the Sickle Cell Verification/Waiver form you will be asked to either provide information on your sickle cell status or you will be given the chance to sign a waiver.  Directions on how to proceed are provided on the Freshman/Transfer Instruction sheet as well as on the Sickle Cell Verification/Waiver  form on line.

ATS® Access

Using Internet explorer enter into the web browser (do not use www. In front of it) or use the link below to connect with the system


University of St. Thomas Physical Form
Sickle Cell Trait Verification Form
NCAA Exception for Banned Substances (ADHD) Form

** Please scan and upload all forms into the ATS Athlete portal once completed **


Questions can be directed to Head Athletic Trainer Jim Rakow

Sports Medicine Fax