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NCAA DIVISION II UPDATES

  • March 25, 2020: NCAA chief medical officer Dr. Brian Hainline and former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy will participate in a Twitter Q&A on the subject of college sports and COVID-19 Friday, March 27 at 7 p.m. ET. The Q&A will be hosted by NCAA correspondent Andy Katz.

  • March 24, 2020: COVID-19 Mental Health Resources

  • March 19, 2020: NCAA membership launches 'United as One' campaign

  • March 18, 2020: NCAA DII Administrative Committee actions and amendments related to regulations and policies impacted by COVID-19, including:

    • Offering of institutional athletic aid agreements
    • Recruiting contact for signed prospective student-athletes
    • Adjusting the deadline for coaches certification
    • Reinstatement issues, including amendments to extension of eligibility waivers
    • Legislative/interpretive issues
    • Academic eligibility issues
    • Playing and practice season questions
    • Membership issues, including:

      • Sports sponsorship
      • Three-season requirement
      • Reporting requirements for active institutions (i.e., ASR, ISSG, sports sponsorship and demographic form, health and safety survey, APC, membership dues)


NATIONAL LETTERS OF INTENT/FINANCIAL AID AGREEMENTS

  • March 18, 2020:

    • Divisions I and II Adopt Legislation Prohibiting the Issuing and Signing of Institutional Financial Aid Agreements

      Consistent with legislation to establish a temporary recruiting dead period for all NCAA Division I and II sports and the suspension of all National Letter of Intent signings until at least April 15, 2020, legislation was adopted March 18, 2020, to prohibit institutions from issuing institutional financial aid agreements to prospective student-athletes and to preclude prospective student-athletes from signing such agreements at least until April 15.


COVID-19 RESOURCES