Travis Boyd is in his fourth year at Indiana University and his second as the director of academic services for football.
Prior to joining the Hoosier staff, Boyd spent three years serving as an academic advisor at the University of South Carolina. During his tenure at USC, Boyd advised the football, baseball, and men's and women's track and field teams. He was also responsible for overseeing the class attendance program for all student-athletes.
Boyd received his master's in psychology with a concentration in athletic counseling from Springfield (Mass.) College in 2005. During his time in Springfield, he worked with the Pride football, basketball, and softball teams. He earned his bachelor's degree in psychology from Albion (Mich.) College in 2003.
As an undergraduate, Boyd was a four-year letterwinner in football (1999-2002) and a three-year letterwinner in track and field (2000-2002). He was a member of the 1999 and 2001 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Championship football teams. He was also twice named to the MIAA Honor Roll.
A native of Saginaw, Mich., Travis and his wife, Liz, reside in Bloomington. Boyd also plays and serves on the Board of Directors for the Indiana Cutters, Bloomington's semi-pro football team.