August 1, 2012 through July 31, 2013
(See NCAA Division I Bylaw 13.17.6 for Women’s Lacrosse Calendar Formula)
The dates in this calendar reflect the application of NCAA Division I Bylaw 13.17.6 at the time of publication of this manual but are subject to change per NCAA Constitution 18.104.22.168 or if certain dates change (e.g., National Letter of Intent signing dates) are altered.
(a) August 1-31, 2012 -- Seven contact days selected at the discretion of the institution and designated in writing in the office of the director of athletics. On the designated days, an institution's coaches are not restricted in the number of prospects contacted in a single day. Contact Period Only (No Evaluations)
(b) Those days during August 1-31, 2012, not designated in (a)
above for contact only purposes: Quiet Period
(c) September 1 through November 20, 2012, [except for (1) and
(2) below]: Contact Period
(1) November 12-15, 2012: Dead Period
(2) November 3-4, 10-11 and 17-18:
Note: Evaluations of prospective student-athletes participating in lacrosse activities are limited to the three weekends (Saturday and Sunday) prior to Thanksgiving.
(d) November 21, 2012, through January 1, 2013: Quiet Period
(e) January 2 through May 23, 2013, [except for (1) below]: Contact Period
(1) April 15-18, 2013: Dead Period
(f) May 24-26, 2013. Note: Evaluations may occur at one event conducted during the weekend of the NCAA Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championship, provided the event is conducted within a 100-mile radius of the site of the championship. The evaluation must be conducted on a day in which no championship competition is conducted: Dead Period
(g) May 27 through July 31, 2013: Contact Period