Division I Council

Division I to consider tougher academic integrity policies

At a time when national attention is focused on academic integrity in higher education, the Division I membership will now have the opportunity to change its academic misconduct rules. On Tuesday, the Division I Council sponsored a Committee on Academics-drafted proposal – the result of more than two years of deliberation – that would change the way the division regulates academic misconduct.

Council extends family travel expense pilot program

The NCAA will pay for travel expenses for families traveling to the semifinal and final rounds of the men’s and women’s basketball championships for an additional year, the Division I Council decided Wednesday.

Division I Council makes fast start in tackling important issues

In its first 100 days of existence, the Division I Council’s accomplishments are gathering attention from college sports leaders.

Division I Council appoints committee members

The Division I Council moved the creation of the governance structure almost to the finish line this week when it appointed the members of seven committees that report to it.

DI Council appoints group to study transfers

This spring, a new group will begin studying Division I transfer rules with the goal of recommending changes to be considered during the 2015-16 legislative cycle.

DI Council seeks committee members

The Division I Council is seeking nominations from conference offices for people to serve on the seven committees the Council created to do the work of the division. Nominations are due to the NCAA national office by April 9.

Student voice, vote continues to grow stronger

The voice of the college athlete will be even stronger in Division I, based on the committee structure developed by the Division I Council.

Phillips to chair DI Council

Northwestern AD Jim Phillips elected chair of Division I Council

Division I Council

The Division I Council is a high-level group responsible for the day-to-day decision-making for Division I. Athletics directors, athletics administrators, Senior Woman Administrators, faculty athletics representatives and student-athletes serve on the Council. Every Division I conference is represented on the Council, which replaces the Leadership and Legislative Councils in the previous structure.

Council proceedings:

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Board appoints Council members

The Division I Board of Directors appointed the first members to serve on the new Council, including two student-athletes who, for the first time, will cast votes on NCAA rules.


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