ERIC Number: ED407915
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
NCAA Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete, 1996-97.
Mallonee, Stephen A.
This booklet provides a guide for college-bound student-athletes on eligibility requirements for participation in intercollegiate athletics, financial aid, recruiting, and related issues. It provides National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and II academic eligibility requirements, questions and answers about core-course requirements, and standardized test score requirements. The booklet provides information on the Initial-Eligibility Clearinghouse, financial aid, and NCAA Division I, II, and III recruiting, including contact and evaluation periods for 1996-97. It also explains the National Letter of Intent in regard to school selection, professionalism, agents, drug testing, and graduation rates. Questions that prospective student-athletes should ask of school officials during their recruitment are listed. (MDM)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Athletes, College Athletics, College Bound Students, College Students, Drug Use Testing, Eligibility, Higher Education, Student Financial Aid, Student Recruitment
NCAA Publishing, P.O. Box 7347, Overland Park, KS 66207-0347 (CB 97, $12 for 50 copies).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Collegiate Athletic Association, Overland Park, KS.