If You Are Close to High School Graduation ...

Note: Students do not need to be on a Short List to receive an early decision, and a final transcript is not required if you receive an early decision of "Eligible."

 

What do you need to do to get your early decision? 

•  Create an account with a valid email address.

•  Pay the one-time registration fee or indicate qualification for a fee waiver.

•  Request that your official transcripts after your junior year be sent to the NAIA Eligibility Center and contact ACT or SAT to have your test scores sent directly. Transcripts may not be faxed or emailed.

 

Early Decisions: Junior Year Complete

U.S. students who have completed their junior year of high school may obtain an eligibility determination from the NAIA Eligibility Center before graduating from high school if they meet all the following requirements:

•  will enroll at an NAIA institution immediately after high school graduation

•  have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale

•  have met minimum test score requirement (18 ACT or 860 SAT Critical Reading and Math)  

 

Early Decisions: Midway Through Senior Year

U.S. students who are midway through their senior year of high school may obtain an eligibility determination from the NAIA Eligibility Center before graduating from high school if they meet all the following requirements:

•  will enroll at an NAIA institution immediately after high school graduation

•  have at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale

•  have met minimum test score requirement (18 ACT or 860 SAT Critical Reading and Math)  

 

Early decisions are not available for home schooled, international or transfer students.

 



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