The purpose of this organization is to promote quality volleyball officiating by:

  • Rating officials as prescribed by the PAVO Volleyball Officials' Guidebook
  • Providing training for volleyball officials, including rules knowledge, techniques and mechanics, professionalism, ethics, and event management
  • Standardizing and improving volleyball officiating through on-court evaluation and rating sessions
  • Disseminating current rules, interpretations, and techniques as published by PAVO and/or included in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)¬†Women's Volleyball Rules and Interpretations¬†book
  • Promoting the use of PAVO-rated officials
  • Establishing standards of conduct for members compatible with the PAVO Code of Ethics