Procedures for NAIA Member Institutions

NAIA Directors of Athletics

• Make sure your coaches know about the NAIA Eligibility Center

• Be sure your school’s info in NAIAHelp is current.

• Use NAIAHelp to give your FAR and coaches access to create and maintain your Short List on PlayNAIA.org

• Learn how your Short List is created and maintained.

• Learn how to check whether recruits are registered and respond to those who are interested in your institution.

• Tell your coaches to encourage  recruits to register!

• Talk with your FAR — make sure everyone’s on the same page

NAIA Eligibility Center resource materials are designed to assist members when talking with prospective student-athletes

 

NAIA Faculty Athletics Representatives

• Educate coaches — make sure they know about the NAIA Eligibility Center

• Encourage prospective student-athletes to register early!

• Educate local high school principals and counselors

• Work with admissions and registrar — give them a preview to the NAIA Eligibility Center

• Be sure your AD has given you access to PlayNAIA.org by updating NAIAHelp.

• Make sure you know how your Short List is created and maintained in PlayNAIA.org

• Review NAIA Eligibility Center decisions — check the work


NAIA Coaches

• Spread the word with students you’re recruiting.  Encourage them to register early this fall and avoid the rush!  The NAIA Eligibility Center will start taking student registrations September 1, 2010

• Remind recruits to register for the ACT or SAT and include the NAIA code 9876 on the list of places test scores should be sent

• Tell high school counselors and coaches about the NAIA Eligibility Center

• Be sure your AD has given you access to PlayNAIA.org by updating NAIAHelp.

• Learn how to build and maintain your Short List at PlayNAIA.org

• Learn how to check whether recruits are registered and respond to those who are interested in your institution.


NAIA Conference Commissioners

• Make the Eligibility Center a centerpiece of your conference education efforts:  tell ADs and coaches about the center and their Short List.

• Educate local high school principals and guidance counselors about the Eligibility Center

• Tell coaches:  encourage your recruits to register early!

• Encourage ADs to use NAIAHelp to give FARs and coaches access their Short List

• Encourage FARs to check signals with ADs about who has access to their Short List