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Agent Registration - Required
Please take a moment to access our Agent Registration Form. Completed forms may be submitted via mail, fax or email to:
University of Notre Dame
Athletics Compliance Office
113 Joyce Center
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Under NCAA Bylaw 12.3, a student-athlete (any individual who currently
participates in or who may be eligible in the future to participate in
intercollegiate sport) may not agree verbally or in writing to be represented by
an athlete agent in the present or in the future for the purpose of marketing
the student-athlete's ability or reputation. If the student-athlete enters into
such an agreement, the student-athlete is ineligible for intercollegiate
Also, a student-athlete may not accept transportation or other benefits from
an agent. This prohibition applies to the student-athlete and his or her
relatives or friends.
Indiana State Agent Law
NCAA & Uniform Athlete Agents Act Guidelines
Make sure you are properly registered to act as an agent according to the
appropriate state law (The UAAA did pass in Indiana).
Make sure you’re properly registered to act as an agent according to any NCAA
institution (Notre Dame Agent Registration Form is above) or conference agent registration program, and that you are certified
in accordance with the rules of the relevant professional player’s association
before contacting a student-athlete.
Inform student-athletes of the services you or your firm or agency can
provide if they choose to become a professional athlete.
Encourage student-athletes to consult with their institution’s compliance
office before forming an agreement with you so that they understand the impact
the agreement will have on their collegiate eligibility.
Cooperate with an institution’s professional sports counseling panel, which
is set up to assist student-athletes with, among other things if applicable,
choosing an agent.
Encourage student-athletes you have been in contact with to keep their
institution’s compliance officers apprised of your conversations so that the
athletics department can be prepared to respond to inquires from the media or
Familiarize yourself with the Uniform Athlete Agents Act and the states in
which it, or similar legislation, has been enacted.
Enter into an agreement for future representation with prospective or
enrolled student-athletes with remaining collegiate eligibility, even if you
will not act as their representative until their eligibility is exhausted.
Provide or have runners or business associates provide benefits (including meals, lodging, transportation, loans of money, etc) to prospective or
enrolled student-athletes with remaining collegiate eligibility, or to their
relatives or friends.
Represent prospective or enrolled student-athletes with remaining eligibility
in negotiations with a professional team.
Market the athletics talents or abilities of prospective or enrolled
student-athletes with remaining collegiate eligibility.
Communicate with professional sports teams on behalf of prospective or
enrolled student-athletes with remaining collegiate eligibility to schedule,
arrange or confirm tryouts, or inquire about the professional team’s interest in
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