Entries by Informed Athlete

College Athletes: Uncertain about your Spring enrollment?

Enrolling full-time in the spring at an “interim” college if the student-athlete is not sure where they are going to attend in the Fall will impact their opportunity to use the one-time transfer exception. If you’re a college athlete (or parent of one) considering a transfer, but are uncertain about what you’re going to do […]

Is your student-athlete considering a transfer?

As the Fall semester winds down, we are being contacted by a large number of student-athletes who are trying to decide whether to transfer now or at the end of the Spring semester. For those sports that cross over both the fall and spring semester – such as basketball, swimming, diving, indoor track, or wrestling […]

NCAA Division II Winter Break Rules

Student-athletes in all sports at NCAA Division II colleges and universities will get a few days to step away from their sport and enjoy time with family and friends due to the week-long Division II “Winter Break” which starts next week During the period from December 20-26, Division II coaches are not permitted to require […]

NCAA DI coaching changes and “free transfers”

Last week, an NCAA Division I football athlete called our office and wanted to confirm what “somebody” had told that if his coach was fired at the end of the season, then he could transfer and be immediately eligible at another Division I program next year. I’m glad he called as this athlete was given bad information. […]