Eligibility Requirements to play College Sports
NAIA Eligibility Criteria:
NAIA SAT standards for initial eligibility
• If a student took the SAT before March 2016, the minimum accepted score is 860.
• If the SAT was taken in March 2016 or after, the minimum accepted score is 940.*
*Students who scored between 860 and 930 on the March 2016 or later SAT test will be granted an automatic exception to the SAT test score minimum to compete during the 2016-17 academic year. The NAIA Eligibility Center will automatically apply this SAT test score minimum exception in the eligibility determination process.