Indiana University Athletics - Compliance Newsletter - August 2001 - PAGE: [1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6], [7], [8]

Indiana University Intercollegiate Athletics

INDIANA
COMPLIANCE NEWSLETTER

Volume 9, Issue 8
August 2001

Student-Athlete Eligibility Certification

The fall certification/eligibility meeting is mandatory for all student-athletes prior to them practicing (much less competing). All coaches should also make every effort to be present to help facilitate the hour-long meeting by passing out, collecting and alphabetizing forms.

The following are procedures for processing student-athletes' eligibility on an individual basis
subsequent to fall team meetings:

For returning IU student-athletes who practiced/competed in intercollegiate athletics at IU throughout the previous academic year:

  1. Student-athlete must complete and return eligibility forms to the compliance office.
  2. Student-athlete must complete a health review with the IU training room staff.
  3. Student-athlete must be medically cleared for practice/competition.
  4. Student-athlete must be academically cleared for competition.

For incoming IU student-athletes who have NOT practiced/competed in intercollegiate athletics at IU throughout the previous academic year: (i.e., freshmen, transfers)

1. Coaches must notify the eligibility coordinator with name and social security number of student-athlete.
2. Student-athlete must be confirmed as academically eligible to practice and/or compete.
3. Student-athlete must complete and return packet of eligibility forms to compliance office.

Additional requirements for incoming scholarship student-athletes:

4. Student-athlete must arrange physical with training room staff.
5. Student-athlete must be medically cleared by training room staff for practice and/or competition.

Additional requirements for incoming walk-on student-athletes:

4. Show proof of physical and medical insurance to training room staff.
5. Student-athlete must be medically cleared by training room staff for practice and/or competition.

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