NAIA College Eligibility

PLAYNAIA-500Every year in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), more than 65,000 students compete in 23 National Championships while earning $500 million in scholarships from 252 member schools.  Aquinas College, Davenport University, Lawrence Tech, Rochester College and Siena Heights University are examples of some of the NAIA schools located in Michigan.

Every student interested in playing sports at NAIA colleges must register online at  Even if you have already registered with the NCAA, you will also need to register with the NAIA if you are interested in playing sports at an NAIA college.  The NCAA and NAIA are two separate associations, with different rules and certification processes.