NCAA DI TRANSFER STUDENT-ATHLETE
"I would tell anybody if they are looking for a school to plays sports don't just settle on NCAA DI, DII, DIII. NAIA is just as good if not better."
NAIA STUDENT-ATHLETES - Multi-sport
"For the longest time I had a dream and a goal to go to college, get a scholarship offer, and graduate. And it was the NAIA that gave me the opportunity."
PARENT OF NAIA STUDENT-ATHLETE
“I could talk about a whole bunch of reasons that make the choice of an NAIA school a great decision, but the one that comes to mind immediately is opportunity."
More opportunities to play
More chances for
Junior varsity/reserve teams
More opportunities to grow
Develop leadership skills with
the Champions of Character®
Give back to the community
through Teaming up for Character™
More opportunities for connection
Smaller programs =
Pursue your chosen major
Ability for additional
It's never too early to get eligible
The NAIA has partnered with Next College Student Athlete (NCSA), the world’s largest collegiate athletic recruiting network. NCSA serves as the official North American recruiting services partner of the NAIA. Register now to use the NAIA Pre-Eligibility Indicator Tool which allows prospective student-athletes to showcase their future eligibility status to NAIA member institutions as early as their first year in high school.