General Recruiting Info

General Recruiting Timelines

    • Freshman/Sophomore Years
      • Begin researching schools at all levels
      • Prepare a list of schools you’re interested in
      • Take unofficial visits
      • Top recruits may consider developing recruiting video to send to coaches
    • Junior Year
      • Research schools to begin paring down the list
        • How far are you willing to be away from home?
        • Do you know what you plan to major in?
        • If so, does the school have your major?
        • What other factors are important to you?
      • NCAA Eligibility Center
        • Create a free Profile Page if you plan to compete at a DIII school or are not yet sure where you want to compete
        • Create a Certification Account to make official visits to DI and DII schools or to sign a National Letter of Intent
      • Take unofficial visits to help narrow the schools on your list
      • Begin email coaches at those schools, including a link to your recruiting video
    • Senior Year
      • Update the NCAA Eligibility Center site as needed
      • Send out emails and recruiting videos (marketing campaign)
      • Take Official & Unofficial campus visits
      • Submit applications for the colleges you’re most interested in
      • Make a decision on which school to attend
        • Update NCAA Eligibility Center (for Div I & II schools)
        • Submit final Transcript & Test Scores to the school

NCAA Eligibility Center

NCAA Learning Center