2017 NCAA Convention Legislation: Division II

This year’s legislative slate features proposals that could change the way financial aid is calculated, address academic misconduct, athletics medical care and the structure of the nonchampionship segment in Division II sports.

2017 NCAA Convention Legislation: Division III

Division III members will vote on nine proposals at the 2017 NCAA Convention next week.

Campbell hired as new director of law, policy and governance

In her new role in law, policy and governance, Campbell will support the NCAA Board of Governors, manage Association-wide issues, effectively communicate with all three governance structures, overseeing all committee liaisons and monitoring the governance efficiency.

Enhancements at Division I championships scheduled

Enhancements to Division I championships to improve the experience for student-athletes and their families will start being implemented during the 2016-17 academic year.

DIII committee supports membership proposals

The committee supported a proposal that would permit graduate students with eligibility to play a sport at a Division III school of their choice.

Championships per diem to increase

To address rising costs and continue to support student-athletes, the NCAA is increasing reimbursements for travel to Division I and National Collegiate championships.

Recommendation: Reduce contact in football practices

New NCAA guidelines are recommending that Division I college football programs reduce the number of live-contact practices they conduct during the upcoming season.

DII Management Council supports new proposals

Issues concerning student-athlete health and safety, time demands and academic misconduct took center stage at the Division II Management Council meeting.

DIII SAAC continues mental health work

Earlier this year, Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee members made educating their peers on mental health issues a priority.

DIII Management Council endorses proposals

A trio of key proposals, endorsed this week by the Management Council, appear to be bound for a membership vote at the 2017 NCAA Convention.


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