19-R-01: Student-Athlete Health and Wellness Day Off

On March 15, 2019, in Resolution, by Jen Saab

Approve the resolution as follows: NAIA student-athletes are held to a high standard as students, athletes, and members of their community. In the classroom, NAIA student-athletes are expected to consistently maintain high academic standards in order to continue to compete athletically. Athletically, student-athletes are pushed to perform and achieve to the best of their personal […]

19-B-01: Women’s Wrestling Frequency of Play and Medical Hardship Limit

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Article I, Section G, Item 1 as follows: The maximum number of varsity games, contests or playing dates an institution may schedule is listed below. The number of junior varsity or freshman games, contests or playing dates scheduled during the academic year cannot exceed the number of varsity games, contests or playing dates scheduled […]

19-B-02: Lacrosse Frequency of Play Limits – Scrimmages

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Article I, Section G, Item 2 as follows: The maximum number of varsity games, contests or playing dates an institution may schedule is listed below. The number of junior varsity or freshman games, contests or playing dates scheduled during the academic year cannot exceed the number of varsity games, contests or playing dates scheduled […]

19-B-03: Softball Frequency of Play Limits – Scrimmages

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Article I, Section G, Item 2 as follows: The maximum number of varsity games, contests or playing dates an institution may schedule is listed below. The number of junior varsity or freshman games, contests or playing dates scheduled during the academic year cannot exceed the number of varsity games, contests or playing dates scheduled […]

19-B-04: Competitive Cheer and Competitive Dance Frequency of Play Limits – Scrimmages

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Article I, Section G, Item 2 as follows: The maximum number of varsity games, contests or playing dates an institution may schedule is listed below. The number of junior varsity or freshman games, contests or playing dates scheduled during the academic year cannot exceed the number of varsity games, contests or playing dates scheduled […]

19-B-5: Financial Assistance

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Bylaws Article II, Section B as follows: Assignment of scholarships, grants in aid, or student loans shall be controlled by the faculty through the regularly constituted committee on student loans and scholarships. 1. Institutionally Provided Financial Aid and Financial Benefits a. Any financial aid or scholarships provided assistance to prospective or enrolled students in […]

19-B-06: Campus Visitations and Tryouts

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Bylaws Article II, Section C, Items 2 and 4 as follows: 1. The Association’s attitude toward campus visitation of prospective students is formulated from the following three major principles: a. The protection of the student in maintaining normal academic progress in high school and junior college. b. The coordination of this rule with the […]

19-B-07: Initial Eligibility – Class Rank Exception

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 2c as follows: An entering freshman student must meet two of the three entry-level requirements below. Students not meeting at least two of the three standards shall be denied athletics participation at a member institution for the first full year of attendance (two semesters, three quarters, or the […]

19-B-08: Freshman Eligibility Requirements – Home-Schooled Students

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 2, Note 2 as follows: NOTE 2:  Home-schooled Students For tests taken beginning May 2019, Hhome-schooled students who complete a home schooling program conducted in accordance with the laws of the student’s state of residence and achieve a minimum score of 1820 on the ACT or 9501040 (Evidence-Based […]

19-B-09: Initial Eligibility – Mid-Year Eligibility Opportunity

On March 15, 2019, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 5 as follows: 5. a. The student An entering freshman who satisfies initial eligibility requirements in Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 2 must have accumulated a minimum of nine institutional credit hours prior to identification for the second term of attendance. Only those institutional credit hours earned […]