Staying Eligible: Academics

  In the term “student-athlete” the word student comes before athlete. This is not just a cliché, academics in college can affect the time you have competing in your sport. Each athletic association has slightly different academic standards that you will need to fulfil in order to be eligible…

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Staying Eligible: Seasons of Competition

Staying Eligible: Seasons of Competition
Falcon tailback Jim Ollis is met head on by an Army defender during Air Force's 30-10 win over the Black Knights Nov. 3 at Falcon Stadium in Colorado. Ollis carried eight times for 31 yards as the bluesuiters reeled off 542 yards in total offense. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Kaplan)

So, you’ve made it to college and your dreams of becoming a collegiate athlete have come true! Unfortunately, this is not the end of the road for eligibility requirements. As a college athlete, you are required to meet certain academic and athletic standards in order to remain eligible for…

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