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Athletics Certification Process
Step No. 1
Orientation videoconference and institution begins self-study process.
August 21, 2009
Step No. 2
Institution develops self-study report.
August 21, 2009 – April 30, 2010
Step No. 3
Self-study report submitted by April 30, 2010.
Step No. 4
NCAA staff liaison reviews report for preliminary issues.
Step No. 5
Full NCAA committee reviews self-study report and approves issues.
Step No. 6
Institution has option to respond to the NCAA committee's analysis.
Step No. 7
Peer Review Team conducts campus visit and writes report.
September 28 to 30, 2010
Step No. 8
Peer Review Team report sent to the Chancellor for response.
Step No. 9
December 17, 2010
Step No. 10
NCAA committee deliberates and issues a final decision for all institutions.
ResourcesSteering CommitteeGovernance and Compliance SubcommitteeAcademic Integrity Subcommittee Gender, Diversity, and Student-Athlete Well-Being Subcommittee
Contact UsDiane M. Daane
Steering Committee Chair
Phone: (864) 503-5832
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Spartanburg, SC 29302Faculty/Staff Directory
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