The Appalachian State University Department of Athletics Compliance Office functions within the scope of the university to coordinate monitor and verify compliance with all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Southern Conference (SoCon) and university rules, regulations and policies. In fulfilling this charge, the Compliance Office invokes the principles of shared responsibility and comprehensive rules education to coordinate a proactive and responsive NCAA compliance program. The Athletics Compliance Office directs this effort and acts as a resource center concerning NCAA regulations and compliance issues. The primary functions of the Athletics Compliance Office are to oversee and verify the accurate and timely completion of NCAA-required procedures. In addition, the Athletics Compliance Office provides educational programming and interpretive support to ensure that all individuals involved with the athletics program fully understand the university's compliance expectations. It is the responsibility of the Athletics Compliance Office to ensure that the demands of the NCAA's, conference's and university's compliance efforts and expectations are properly supported.
If you are a booster, coach, student-athlete or prospective student-athlete and have any questions regarding the NCAA rules, please do not hesitate to contact the compliance office.
Appalachian State University-Athletics Compliance Office
425 Jack Branch Drive
Boone, NC 28608
ATHLETICS COMPLIANCE STAFF
Jonathan Reeder, Assistant to the Chancellor for Athletics
Phone: (828) 262-7914
Fax: (828) 262-2556
Barbara A. Green, Director of Compliance Services
Phone: (828) 262-7843
Fax: (828) 262-2556
Sharon Sweeting, Continuing Eligibility
Phone: (828) 262-7628
Fax: (828) 262-6834
NCAA Bylaw of the Week:
Summer Use of Athletic Equipment
A student-athlete may retain and use institutional athletics equipment (per the institution's normal equipment policy) during a summer vacation period.
See full 2012-13 NCAA Manual here