The advantages of competing in college sports are both immediate and lifelong. Participating in college sports provides opportunities to learn, compete and succeed.
More than $2.7 billion in athletic scholarships is distributed each year along with access to medical care, academic support services and first-class training opportunities.
Student-athlete success on the field, in the classroom and in life is at the heart of our mission.
The Division I Board of Directors approved a new structure for how schools and conferences will make rules in the future. Read highlights, watch board members explain the future and find out what’s next.
2015 NCAA Convention
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The 2015 NCAA Convention will take place Jan. 15-18 in the Washington, D.C. area.
University of Wisconsin-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank spoke about education as a priority:
“We are primarily an educational institution, not a sports entertainment enterprise. And if we are going to do sports entertainment, we’ve got to do it in a way that’s faithful to the academic mission of the institution.”
We are a member-led, higher education association that appreciates the impact a college degree can have in transforming a life. NCAA employees come to work every day believing in their ability to make a difference.
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