National Signing Day: Making Your Scholarship Offers Official

Our recruiting experts discuss National Signing Day and accepting scholarship offers. Visit our website to view all the upcoming dates and read more about what signing an NLI means: https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/managing-recruiting-process/national-signing-day

Get tips for comparing scholarship offers here: https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/managing-recruiting-process/college-cost-calculator

Learn more about the different types of scholarship offers you can get here: https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/managing-recruiting-process/walk-on-vs-scholarship

TIMECODES
1:18 Outline
6:16 National Signing Day dates to know in 2021
8:50 What is National Signing Day?
11:46 Action steps for freshman to get on the right track to signing an NLI
12:10 National Signing Day is the first day to sign, not the only day
14:52 The NLI
16:20 National Signing Day misconceptions
20:23 Signing and NCAA D3
24:24 Live Q&A
24:43 With NCAA eligibility extended for the class of 2021, does that affect the class of 2022?
27:05 Do schools preclude you from obtaining academic funds/ scholarship if you receive an athletic scholarship
29:03 Des the Ivy League have an NLI?
31:09 Do NAIA programs have an NLI? How do NAIA schools compare to D3? (Pros/ Cons)
32:36 When you enter the transfer portal what types of scholarships are available?
34:07 Ring the Bell #NCSACOMMIT

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