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Recruiting

Off-Campus Recruiters
In order to recruit prospects off-campus, an institutional staff member must pass an annual NCAA recruiting certification exam. The North Texas Compliance Office administers the recruiting exam during the months of June and July.

Recruiting Certification For Coaches


Recruiting Guides and Calendars


2016-17 Recruiting Calenders

Contact Period-Green on the Recruiting Calendar
A contact period is a period of time when it is permissible for authorized athletics department staff members to make in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts and evaluations.

Evaluation Period-Blue on the Recruiting Calendar
An evaluation period is a period of time when it is permissible for authorized athletics department staff members to be involved in off-campus activities designed to assess the academic qualifications and playing ability of prospective student-athletes. No in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts shall be made with the prospective student-athlete during an evaluation period.

The following sports have limits on the number of evaluation days that can be used each academic year:

Football: 42 in the Fall and 168 in the Spring

Softball: 50

Women's Volleyball: 80

Recruiting Period (Men's Basketball Only)-Green on the Recruiting Calendar
In men's basketball, a recruiting period is a period of time when it is permissible for authorized athletics department staff members to make in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts and evaluations.

Men's basketball is limited to 130 recruiting-person days each academic year. Women's basketball is limited to 112 recruiting-person days each academic year.

Quiet Period-Yellow on the Recruiting Calendar
A quiet period is a period of time when it is permissible to make in-person recruiting contacts only on the institution's campus. No in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts or evaluations may be made during the quiet period.

Dead Period-Red on the Recruiting Calendar
A dead period is a period of time when it is not permissible to make in-person recruiting contacts or evaluations on or off the institution's campus or to permit official or unofficial visits by prospective student-athletes to the institution's campus. It remains permissible, however, for an institutional staff member to write or telephone a prospective student-athlete during a dead period.