Tag: transfer release

  • Transfers & Permission to Contact

    Do I need a permission to contact form? A permission to contact is solely an NCAA rule. This bylaw requires that institutions obtain permission from a student’s current school in order to speak to them about transferring. The permission to contact does not serve as a release for the student to participate immediately, it only […]

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  • Transfer Release Exceptions

    See this article regarding the requirement for a release per Article V, Section G, Item 1. A student shall have the 16 calendar weeks residency requirement waived for participation in that same sport provided the student has a cumulative minimum overall GPA of 2.000 (on a 4.000 scale) from all previously attended institutions of higher […]

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  • Transfer Release

    When does a student need a transfer release? In general, a transfer student is subject to a 16-week residency period if the student participated in intercollegiate athletics at the student’s most recent four-year institution. A transfer student must have a written release from the student’s previous athletics director and a minimum 2.0 GPA in order […]

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