• TRANSFERS

  • TRANSFERS

Don’t make mistakes that can end your athletic career
or jeopardize your scholarship!

Don’t make mistakes that can end your athletic career or jeopardize your scholarship!

Considering a transfer to another school can be extremely stressful and so overwhelming that
many student-athletes quit their sport altogether and sometimes they drop out of school.
We understand the frustration, anger, fear and insecurities that often result.

Considering a transfer to another school can be extremely stressful and so overwhelming that many student-athletes quit their sport altogether and sometimes they drop out of school. We understand the frustration, anger, fear and insecurities that often result.

It doesn’t have to be that way – we can help!

Common Transfer Problems

Common reasons that a student-athlete considers a transfer:

DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS
The student-athlete has been cut from the team by the Coach for disciplinary reasons.

NOT A GOOD FIT
The student-athlete is not a good fit with the school, team, or coach.

FINANCIAL REASONS
The student-athlete’s family is experiencing financial roadblocks.

SCHOLARSHIP CUTS
The Coach cut scholarship money for the next year.

PLAYING TIME
The student-athlete is not getting enough playing time.

LOCATION
The student-athlete wants to be closer to home.

Some commonly encountered roadblocks to a transfer:

UNAWARE OF RIGHTS
The student-athlete may not know about their right to appeal if the Coach refuses their transfer request.

LIMITED SELECTION
Coaches frequently restrict the schools that a student-athlete can consider.

LOSS OF PRIVILEGES
Loss of access to work-out facilities, study halls, tutoring assistance, training table meals, etc.

IMMEDIATE RELEASE UPON TRANSFER REQUEST
The Coach immediately tells the student-athlete to clean out their locker and leave the team when they tell the coach they are thinking of transferring.

TRANSFER REFUSALS
Coaches can refuse a transfer because it negatively affects the team’s APR.

NEED PERMISSION TO CONTACT
Student-Athletes contact other schools before obtaining permission from their current school and then their coach finds out and kicks them off the team.

ELIGIBILITY ISSUES
Student-Athletes who want to transfer can encounter eligibility issues which could create financial and other challenges.

How To Get Started

Book a Consultation

Because every student-athlete’s situation is unique, the best way to get started is to schedule a Transfer Consult.

During the Transfer Consult we will discuss your situation, answer any questions you may have and if needed, help determine your best set of “next steps.”

Rick & Julie Allen
Informed Athlete

How To Get Started

Rick & Julie Allen
Informed Athlete

Book a Consultation

Because every student-athlete’s situation is unique, the best way to get started is to schedule a Transfer Consult.

During the Transfer Consult we will discuss your situation, answer any questions you may have and if needed, help determine your best set of “next steps.”

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