NAIA Freshman Eligibility Requirement
Thursday, November 1, 2012  |  In Recruiting Tips, Academics

The NAIA requires prospective student-athletes to meet minimum guidelines to be eligible to participate in NAIA athletics. It is important for prospective student-athletes to become knowledgeable early on in the recruiting process to prepare them for admissions requirements.

The NAIA requires a prospect freshman student athlete to be a graduate from an accredited high school or be accepted as a regular student in good standing as defined by the enrolling institution as well as meeting two of the three following requirements:

  1. Achieve a minimum score of 18 on the ACT or 860 on the SAT.
  2. Achieve a minimum high school grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 grading scale.
  3. Graduate in the top half of your high school class.

For more information on becoming a NAIA student-athlete visit their Guide for College Bound Students.

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