18-B-09: Financial Assistance – Natural Disasters or Emergencies

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Financial Assistance – Natural Disasters and Emergencies 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. Any financial aid or assistance to prospective or enrolled students in money or in […]

18-B-10: Season of Competition – Unattached Exception

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Season of Competition – Unattached Exception Amend Bylaws Article V, Section B, Item 18 as follows: 18. Season of Competition: a.   Participation in one or more intercollegiate contests whether in a varsity, junior varsity or freshman program. The NAIA shall count seasons of competition based on intercollegiate participation charged by another intercollegiate athletic association. […]

18-B-11: Season of Competition

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Season of Competition Amend Bylaws Article V, Section B, Item 18 as follows: 18. Season of Competition: a.     Participation in one or more intercollegiate contests whether in a varsity, junior varsity or freshman program. The NAIA shall count take at face value seasons of competition based on intercollegiate participation charged as assessed by another […]

18-B-12: Season of Competition – Unattached – Non-NAIA Institutions

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Season of Competition – Unattached – Non-NAIA Institutions Amend Bylaws Article V, Section B, Item 18b as follows: 18.   Season of Competition a.  Participation in one or more intercollegiate contests whether in a varsity, junior varsity or freshman program. The NAIA shall count seasons of competition based on intercollegiate participation charged by another intercollegiate […]

18-B-13: Eligibility Center Requirement

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Eligibility Center Requirement Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C as follows: For a student to be eligible for any NAIA recognized intercollegiate competition, a member institution must ensure that the student conforms to the following regulations. Any student competing in a sport recognized by the NAIA who is a first-time NAIA participant must receive […]

18-B-14: Freshman Eligibility – Test Scores

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Freshman Eligibility – Test Scores Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 2a as follows: For a student to be eligible for any NAIA recognized intercollegiate competition, a member institution must ensure that the student conforms to the following regulations. .  .  . 2. An entering freshman student must meet two of the three […]

18-B-15: Class Rank Submissions

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Class Rank Submissions Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 2c as follows: 2.  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 […]

18-B-16: Freshman Eligibility – HiSet Exam

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Freshman Eligibility – HiSet Exam Amend Bylaws Article V, Section C, Item 2, Note 1 and Article V, Section B, Item 18, Exception 2 as follows: 2.   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 […]

18-B-17: Transfer Residency Requirement: Written Release

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Transfer Residency Requirement: Written Release Amend Bylaws Article V, Section G, Item 1 as follows: A dent who has participated in an intercollegiate contest at the immediately previous four-year institution and then transfers to an NAIA member institution shall be required to be in residence for a period of 16 calendar weeks before being […]

18-B-18: Submission of Eligibility Certificates

On March 16, 2018, in Bylaws Proposals, by Jen Saab

SUBJECT: Submission of Eligibility Certificates Amend Bylaws Article V, Section J, Item 2 as follows: 2.  Institutions which sponsor sports that carry over from one term to another (basketball, swimming and diving, wrestling, etc.) must certify that students participating in these sports are eligible for all terms in which the competition takes place. A statement […]