Welcome to the Dean College Compliance page. This website contains information that will help you understand the NCAA rules and academic requirements of the Dean College Athletic Department and our student-athletes.
Commitment to academic achievement and adherence to member-created rules are vital parts of the NCAA’s mission to integrate athletics into the fabric of higher education.
NCAA member schools create rules to ensure that the Association’s 430,000 student-athletes compete on equal footing. Various NCAA committees and the national office staff members work to make sure rules are applied fairly.
Staff members and membership representatives serving on committees are dedicated to providing timely eligibility decisions, as well as interpretations of and waivers from NCAA rules when circumstances dictate.
Dean College is a provisional member of NCAA Division III with full membership expected to begin in the 2020-21 academic year. The College is committed to taking institutional responsibility to follow NCAA rules and regulations. Through the cooperation of administrators, coaches, faculty, student-athletes and representatives of the College's athletic interests, Dean is dedicated to maintaining control of its athletic programs in a manner that is consistent with the standards set by the NCAA.
Early and frequent education is a key component of assuming the principle of institutional control. This site is maintained to provide important information to alumni, athletic representatives and fans, as well as current and prospective student-athletes and their families.
The information contained on here is provided to give you a general overview of key NCAA rules and regulations. If you ever have the need to inquire further, please do not hesitate to direct your questions to the Dean College Director of Compliance.
Assistant Athletic Director/Director of Compliance