2019-2020 NCAA Golf Recruiting Calendars and Rules

NCAA Recruiting Calendars

Get the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division ONE & TWO Recruiting Calendars

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NCAA Recruiting Rules

Get the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division ONE & TWO Recruiting Rules

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NCAA Recruiting Calendars

Not sure why your phone isn't ringing or why a coach hasn't text you back? The NCAA has recruiting calendars in place that change each year to allow college coaches certain access with recruits.

The current NCAA Division I Men’s Golf recruiting calendar runs August 1st, 2019 through July 31st, 2020.

August 1 through November 27, 2019 [except for (1) below] — Contact Period

(1) November 11-14, 2019 — Dead Period

November 28 through December 1, 2019 — Dead Period

December 2-22, 2019 [except for (1) and (2) below] — Quiet Period

(1) A coach may evaluate at the two events (showcase and combine) that are traditionally held in conjunction with the Golf Coaches Association of America National Convention. — Evaluation Period

(2) December 9-12 (12:01 a.m.): The first official day of the Golf Coaches Association of America Convention to 12:01 a.m. on the day after the adjournment of the convention. — Dead Period

December 23, 2019, through January 1, 2020 — Dead Period

January 2 through July 31, 2020 — Contact Period

The current NCAA Division I Women’s Golf recruiting calendar runs August 1st, 2019 through July 31st, 2020.

The following dates are the dead periods and a list of the recruiting tactics that are allowed. There is no recruiting calendar outside of the established dead periods.

11-11-19 thru 11-14-19 Dead Period

The current NCAA Division Two Men’s Golf recruiting calendar runs June 1st, 2019 through May 31st, 2020.

The following dates are the dead periods and a list of the recruiting tactics that are allowed. There is no recruiting calendar outside of the established dead periods.

11-11-19 thru 11-13-19 (7 a.m.) Dead Period

The current NCAA Division Two Women’s Golf recruiting calendar runs June 1st, 2019 through May 31st, 2020.

The following dates are the dead periods and a list of the recruiting tactics that are allowed. There is no recruiting calendar outside of the established dead periods.

11-11-19 thru 11-13-19 (7 a.m.) Dead Period

NCAA Golf Recruiting Rules

The recruitment process can be an overwhelming task if you are not prepared; therefore, this section is dedicated to providing student-athletes with the rules of recruiting for freshman, sophomore, junior, and seniors. Prospective student-athletes should know when contacts, visits, and other important recruiting tactics can take place.

NCAA Division 1 Men’s & Women’s Golf Recruiting Rules

It is important for potential prospects to know the the NCAA Division 1 Golf Recruiting Rules. Athletes and coaches have certain restrictions when it comes to college golf recruiting. Ensure your eligibility by following the NCAA recruiting rules.

As a Sophomore in high school

Recruiting Tactic As a Sophomore
Recruiting Material You may receive brochures for camps and questionnaires.
Telephone Calls You can call the coach at your own expense.
Coach cannot call you.
Off-Campus Contact Not Permitted
Official Visits Not Permitted
Unofficial Visits Unlimited if scheduled without the assistance of the coaching staff & not coordinated to meet with the coaching staff on campus.
Not Permitted – athletic departments cannot participate in a prospect’s unofficial visit until September 1st of prospect’s junior year.

As a Junior in High School

Recruiting Tactic As a Junior
Recruiting Material You can begin to receive recruiting material and information from the coach on June 15th following your Sophomore year.
Telephone Calls You can call the coach at your own expense.
Coach can call you starting June 15th following your Sophomore year.
Electronic Correspondence (i.e. texts, IM, email.) All forms of electronic correspondence are allowed starting June 15th following your Sophomore year.
Correspondence must be private between athlete & coach.
Off-Campus Contact Allowed August 1st.
Official Visits Allowed beginning 8/1 of Junior Year.
Prospects are allowed one visit per college and a maximum of 5 visits to D1 schools, and unlimited for D2, D3 and NAIA schools.
Unofficial Visits Unlimited – beginning August 1st.

As a Senior in High School

Recruiting Tactic As a Senior
Recruiting Material You can receive material and information from the coach
Telephone Calls You can call the coach at your own expense.
Coach can call you.
Electronic Correspondence (i.e. texts, IM, email.) All forms of electronic correspondence are allowed.
Correspondence must be private between athlete & coach.
Off-Campus Contact Allowed but no more than 3 times.
Official Visits Allowed.
Prospects are allowed one visit per college and a maximum of 5 visits to D1 schools, and unlimited for D2, D3 and NAIA schools.
Unofficial visits Unlimited

 

Other important information

  • College coaches can evaluate and/or contact you no more than 7 times during your senior year.
  • During your senior year a college coach cannot contact you more than 3 times.

NCAA Division 2 Men’s & Women’s Golf Recruiting Rules

It is important for potential prospects to know the the NCAA Division 2 Golf Recruiting Rules. Athletes and coaches have certain restrictions when it comes to college golf recruiting. Ensure your eligibility by following the NCAA recruiting rules.

As a Sophomore in high school

Recruiting Tactic As a Sophomore
Recruiting Material You may receive brochures for camps and questionnaires.
Telephone Calls You can call the coach at your own expense.
After June 15th coaches can call, text, and email you unlimited.
Off-Campus Contact After June 15 of your Sophomore year, these contacts are unlimited.
Official Visits Allowed beginning June 15th after your sophomore year.
Unofficial Visits Unlimited

As a Junior in high school

Recruiting Tactic As a Junior
Recruiting Material You can begin to receive recruiting material and information from the coach.
Telephone Calls You can call the coach at your own expense.
College coach can call, text, and email you unlimited.
Off-Campus Contact Unlimited
Official Visits Allowed beginning June 15th after your sophomore year.
Unofficial Visits Unlimited

As a Senior in high school

Recruiting Tactic As a Senior
Recruiting Material You can receive material and information from the coach
Telephone Calls You can call the coach at your own expense.
College coach can call, text, and email you unlimited.
Off-Campus Contact Unlimited
Official Visits Allowed.
You get one per college and a maximum of 5 visits to D1, and unlimited visits to D2, D3 and NAIA schools.
Unofficial visits Unlimited

 

Other important information

  • Division 2 does not have any rules on the number of evaluations per student athletes.
  • College coaches cannot contact you on competition or practice days until your event is finished, and you are dismissed by the proper authority (like your high school coach or athletic director).
  • During a contact period college coaches can make only one visit per week to your high school.
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