Yes, you can sign an NLI with one school, and then go play for another if they ‘re not part of the NLI program. When you sign an NLI, you are committing yourself to that school for at least one school year. In exchange, you’re being awarded financial aid in the form of an athletic […]
Do I have to sign an NLI if I have made a verbal commitment?
That depends on which institution you plan on attending. A verbal commitment is stating your intention to enroll in a particular school, and that school’s promise to give you financial aid but it is not official. It is a non-binding oral agreement between you and the university. An NLI is an official binding agreement that […]
Do I have to sign a NLI?
While high school athletes are not required to sign a National Letter of Intent, or NLI, there are several reasons to do so. By signing an NLI, a high school athlete is committing themselves to a college program for at least a year in exchange for financial aid. Once an athlete signs an NLI, […]
When can I sign a National Letter of Intent?
An athlete is able to sign an NLI any time after the initial signing date. Each sport has a different signing date and it’s not required for student-athletes to sign it on the first day of the signing period. Student-athletes have 14 days from when the NLI is issued to sign the NLI and have […]