NCAA Student Athletes


What are the NCAA Initial-Eligibility Academic Requirements?

To play Division I or II sports, you need to meet the following academic requirements:

  • Present an acceptable form of proof of secondary school graduation
  • Complete 16 NCAA-approved core courses in the correct subjects
  • Earn a minimum core-course GPA: 2.300 for DI / 2.200 for DII
  • Earn an SAT/ACT score that matches your core-course GPA on the Division I or II sliding scale

Interested in playing a NCAA sport.  All student-athletes must register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. Consider registering in grade 9 or 10.

Academic Information for NCAA Sports Eligibility

Information about academic requirements (British Columbia specific p124-127)