2014 Regional Rules Seminar

Regional Rules

NCAA's Regional Rules Seminars are an NCAA legislation, athletics compliance and associated issues educational forum. Attendees are athletics administrators, coaches and other campus administrators in the areas of financial aid, registrar and admissions from Divisions I, II and III institutions and conferences. The seminars are designed to benefit participants with different responsibilities, backgrounds, experiences and levels of expertise. The seminars are conducted at two sites annually and the membership is encouraged to participate.

Topical Areas

Association Wide

  • Athletic Trainers: Student-Athlete Advocates — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Inclusion of Student-Athletes with Disabilities - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • National Letter of Intent - Institutional Best Practice Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Reducing Substance Abuse: A Shared Responsibility — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Social Media - NCAA Strategies and Regulations — PDF // PowerPoint
  • There is No Health without Mental Health (Atlanta) —PDF // PowerPoint
  • There is No Health without Mental Health (San Diego) — PDF // PowerPoint

Division I

  • Academic Certification: Progress Toward Degree and Two-Year/Four-Year College Transfers - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Academic Hot Topics - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Academic Performance Program Data Collection - Institutional Best Practice Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Academic Performance Program Overview - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Academic Performance Program Waivers and Plans - Institutional Best Practice Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Academic Portal Technology - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Advanced Financial Aid - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Amateurism Certification Process and Legislation - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Amateurism: Promotional Activities - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Awards, Benefits and Expenses for Enrolled Student-Athletes - Advanced Application & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Basketball Hot Topics - Advanced Application & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Conduct and Employment of Athletics Personnel - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Division Membership: Sports Sponsorship - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Domestic Academic Certification - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Eligibility Center High School Review and Customer Service - Fundamental Introduction & Institutional Best Practice Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Frequently Asked Interpretative Questions and Bylaw Overlap Scenarios - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Governance Review - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Grants-In-Aid Revenue Distribution - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Initial-Eligibility Waivers - Advanced Application & Institutional Best Practice Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Institutional Performance Program - PDF // PowerPoint
  • International Academic Issues for Initial and Transfer Eligibility - Advanced Application & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Introduction to Financial Aid - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Legislative Areas of Focus - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Limited Resource Institutions Overview of Division I Academic Performance Program and Academic Best Practices - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Playing and Practice Seasons - Advanced Application & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Progress Toward Degree - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Recruiting - Fundamental Introduction — PDF //  PowerPoint
  • Recruiting: Camps, Clinics and Tryouts - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Recruiting: Football Recruiting Subcommittee - Advanced Application & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Recruiting: New Legislation and Fundraising - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Requests/Self-Reports Online and Bylaw Teams - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Student-Athlete Reinstatement and Subcommittee for Legislative Relief Case Processing - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Student-Athlete Reinstatement: Institutional, NCAA and Media Navigation - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Technology:  Overview of Technology Initiatives - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Two-Year College Transfers - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint

Division II

  • Advanced Progress Toward Degree - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Federal Graduation Rates and Academic Success Rate Reporting - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Financial Aid and National Letter of Intent - Fundamental Introduction & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Initial-Eligibility and International Certifications - Fundamental Introduction & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Introduction to Progress Toward Degree - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Newly Adopted Legislation and Governance - Fundamental Introduction & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Playing and Practice Seasons - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Recruiting — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Student-Athlete Reinstatement and Committee for Legislative Relief - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint // Case Study Handout

Division II Transfer Workshop

Division III

  • Advanced Amateurism and Awards, Benefits and Expenses for Enrolled Student-Athletes - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Advanced Eligibility: Academic and General Requirements - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Championships - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Compliance 101 - Fundamental Introduction & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Financial Aid - Fundamental Introduction & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Governance Hot Topics - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Grant and Scholarship Programs – Institutional Best Practice Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Introduction to Amateurism and Awards, Benefits and Expenses for Enrolled Student-Athletes - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Introduction to Eligibility: Academic and General Requirements - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • LSDBi and Requests/Self-Reports Online - Fundamental Introduction & National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Playing and Practice Seasons - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Recruiting - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Student-Athlete Reinstatement  - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint

Enforcement

  • How to Conduct an On-Campus Investigation - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Secondary/Level III Violations and Online Self-Reporting Process - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Level III/IV Violations and Requests/Self-Reports Online Best Practices - Advanced Application — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Development Update: Football, Basketball, Baseball, Track and Field - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint
  • Enforcement Issues: Case Review, Head Coach Responsibility, Unethical Conduct,  Failure to Monitor and Lack of Institutional Control - National Office Dialogue — PDF // PowerPoint

High School Session

  • Initial-Eligibility Summit Eligibility Center 101-Fundamental Introduction — PDF  // PowerPoint
  • Two-Year College Summit - Fundamental Introduction — PDF // PowerPoint

Other information to note

  • National office staff will be in attendance, representing Academic and Membership Affairs, Enforcement, Administrative Services, Communications, the Sports Science Institute, National Letter of Intent and the NCAA Eligibility Center.
  • The Reception, Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m., will provide the opportunity for attendees to meet with staff and other constituents.
  • Compliance Assistant sessions will not be offered at this year’s seminars; education will be provided throughout the year.
  • Please send questions about the Regional Rules Seminars to regionalrules@ncaa.org.

Future Regional Rules Seminar Dates and Sites

  • May 11-14, 2015 - Denver, Colorado
  • June 8-11, 2015 - Indianapolis, Indiana