NCAA / NJCAA / NAIA information for student-athletes

Many of the hundreds of thousands of student-athletes in the state of Florida have the opportunity to advance to the next level and play sports at the college level. Below are some must-read items when it comes to qualifying to play college sports and how to proceed through eligibility centers.


NCAA

National Collegiate Athletic Association
Indianpolis, IN

• Full information for student-athletes wishing to play at the collegiate level: NCAA.org/playcollegesports

• NCAA Guide for College-Bound Student-Athletes: http://www.ncaapublications.com/productdownloads/CBSA.pdf

• NCAA Eligibility Center Home Page: http://web1.ncaa.org/ECWR2/NCAA_EMS/NCAA.jsp

• Initial Eligibility Resource Index:
http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/eligibility_center/Important_New_Rules/Resource_Index.pdf

• 2.3 or Take a Knee - NCAA Division 1 Academic Standards: http://2point3.ncaa.org/


NAIA

National Association of Intercollegiate Atheltics
Kansas City, MO

• NAIA Eligibility Center: click here | Checklist for registering

• The NAIA Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete: http://www.playnaia.org/d/NAIA_GuidefortheCollegeBoundStudent.pdf 

• Brief descriptions of the NAIA and the NAIA Eligibility Center: click here

• A short video that will walk students through the NAIA Eligibility Center registration process: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-nZbPY8QXc

• Play NAIA videos: IntroductionEligibility | Recruiting

• NAIA Eligibility Center contact information: ecinfo [at] naia [dot] org


NJCAA

National Junior College Athletic Association
Colorado Springs, CO

• NJCAA Eligibility Center: http://www.njcaa.org/todaysNJCAA_Eligibility.cfm?category=Eligibility