Every prospective student athlete who wants to compete in sports in college needs to register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. This center is in charge of certifying that student athletes are academically and athletically able to play, according to NCAA rules. When you register with the NCAA Eligibility Center, you will provide information about your […]
NCAA Eligibility Center
What are the NCAA Eligibility Center requirements?
When determining eligibility, the NCAA looks at two major aspects of a student-athlete’s profile: academic and athletic eligibility. To determine academic eligibility the NCAA examines your core classes, as well as your GPA compared to your standardized test score, either SAT or ACT. This is known as the sliding scale. To be academically eligible to […]
How do I get cleared by the NCAA Eligibility Center?
The process of getting cleared by the NCAA requires steps that need to be completed by you, your high school councilor, the SAT or ACT testing organization and the university recruiting you. There are a couple important things to remember about getting cleared by the NCAA. First, registering for and getting cleared by the NCAA […]
How do I register with the NCAA Eligibility Center?
If you want to compete for an NCAA athletic program, you will need to be cleared by the NCAA Eligibility Center. You can register at their website, eligibilitycenter.org. There is a $65 fee for U.S. students and an $95 fee for international students. The NCAA Eligibility Center is your key to be cleared to compete […]
What is the NCAA Eligibility Center?
The NCAA Eligibility Center (formally known as the NCAA Clearinghouse) is the eligibility arm of the governing body that oversees the eligibility process for incoming collegiate student-athletes. The NCAA Eligibility Center works to ensure that athletes who compete in sports in college all meet the minimum academic and athletic requirements needed. The NCAA Eligibility Center […]