Job Summary/Basic Function: General Description: Assists the Assistant Athletics Director - Compliance with the monitoring of the Department of Athletics compliance with NCAA, Western Athletic Conference, Texas State University System and Lamar University rules and regulations. Assist with the daily operations of the Athletics Compliance Office. Communicates any changes in these policies to the department on a timely basis.
Job Requirements: 1. Assists with comprehensive rules education, interpretation of NCAA and Western Athletic Conference rules, violations, investigations, complimentary admissions and other duties assigned. 2. Assists with the monitoring of financial aid and academic compliance. 3. Assists with maintaining official and unofficial visit information files. 4. Assists with academic certification and completion of all Western Athletic Conference and NCAA eligibility forms. 5. Assists with submitting all Western Athletic Conference Certification of Eligibility forms prior to all athletics competition. 6. Assists with the monitoring of completion of all NCAA required paperwork for all student-athletes. 7. Assists with the monitoring of NCAA and Western Athletic Conference rules and regulations. 8. Assists with maintaining NCAA Compliance Assistant software (CA). 9. Assists with the monitoring of the NCAA Academic Progress Rate (APR) for all sports. 10. Assists with the maintenance of individual contest and season participation reports. 11. Assists with ensuring that National Letter of Intent (NLI), Grant-In-Aid are completed by the appropriate date and completed forms are filed in the student-athlete's folder. 12. Assumes all other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Associate Athletics Director - Academic Affairs and the Assistant Athletics Director - Compliance.
Reports Directly to the Assistant Athletics Director - Compliance
Minimum Qualifications: Qualifications: * Bachelors Degree Required * Knowledge of NCAA Rules and Regulations required
Strict adherence to established NCAA, Western Athletic Conference, Texas State University System and Lamar University rules and regulations. A violation of these rules and regulations can lead to disciplinary action including termination.
Masters Degree preferred
1-3 years of experience in an NCAA Division 1 Compliance or Academic Office preferred
Security Sensitive Statement: This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.
Lamar University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lamar University not to discriminate on the basis of non-relevant criteria including, but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment practices.
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Home to more than 14,000 students, Lamar University is one of the fastest growing universities in Texas and is a member of The Texas State University System. LU offers more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The 270-acre campus in Beaumont is about 90 miles east of Houston and about 25 miles west of Louisiana