Get Recruited to Play College Volleyball
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If your dream is to play college volleyball, you’ve taken a great first step. Getting recruited to play college volleyball takes hard work, however, it is certainly achievable if you know how to navigate the college recruiting process. We teach you how to successfully do just that and realize your dream of playing collegiate volleyball.
College volleyball is a headcount sport AND equivalency sport. Women’s Division I is the only headcount sport and the rest are equivalency sports.
START YOUR RECRUITING EARLY AND WITH A PLAN! The earlier you begin, the better your chances of being seen by college coaches, evaluated, and ultimately offered a scholarship.
How To Get Recruited To Play Volleyball In College
- Create Your Athletic Profile
- Set Realistic Expectations (Division of play & Geography)
- Connect with college coaches
- Repeat Steps 1-3
Academics are critical! Women’s Division I volleyball offers full volleyball scholarships (Headcount Sport). The rest of the divisions are considered an Equivalency Sport which means partial volleyball scholarships can be offered which usually means the coach will offer a partial volleyball scholarship and your family will be responsible for paying for the amount left over. Academics can be a big factor here. The higher your GPA and SAT and/or ACT, the more “academic” money you can receive from each college which decreases the amount you will owe out of pocket. (Note - Division III schools don’t have athletic money to offer so most money offered from Division III is academic money).
College Volleyball by the Numbers
- NCAA I - 22 Teams - 4.5 Scholarships - 19 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NCAA II - 20 Teams - 4.5 Scholarships - 18 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NCAA III - 93 Teams - 0 Scholarships - 13 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NAIA - 34 Teams - 8 Scholarships - 15 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NJCAA - 0 Teams - 0 Scholarships - 0 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
Total Men’s College Volleyball Teams ~ 186
Total Men’s College Volleyball Players ~ 1,802
- NCAA I - 334 Teams - 12 Scholarships - 16 Avg Team Size - Headcount Sport
- NCAA II - 298 Teams - 8 Scholarships - 16 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NCAA III - 437 Teams - 0 Scholarships - 16 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NAIA - 220 Teams - 8 Scholarships - 18 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
- NJCAA - 313 Teams - 0 Scholarships - 13 Avg Team Size - Equivalency Sport
Total Women’s College Volleyball Teams ~ 1,802
Total Women’s College Volleyball Players ~ 27,438
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