Colgate Women’s Hockey Recruiting Timeline
SOPHOMORE YEAR JUNIOR YEAR SENIOR YEAR
Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
SEPTEMBER JULY JULY
Division I hockey recruiting is happening much earlier each year. Take an unofficial visit to Colgate over the summer, if you get the July 7th is the first day that we can phone you AND the
So, you should begin to think about College options now. chance. To schedule this, contact us ahead of time, by phone. first day we can speak to you face-to-face off-campus.
OCTOBER AUGUST We will begin to extend verbal scholarship offers. We extend
Fill out and submit the Colgate online recruit questionnaire form E-mail us again with your interest, your fall hockey schedule and offers at various times throughout this year on an individual
as completely as you can (found on recruiting website below). contact information (most importantly your e-mail address).
You can go back to this as often as you want to keep your basis with each recruit. If we do not offer you one in this
SEPTEMBER month, it does not mean we are not interested.
information and tournament schedule updated This is the first month that we can send you e-mails or letters
NOVEMBER If possible you should take an unofficial visit to all the schools
for the purpose of recruiting you. We can still call once per
E-mail us expressing your interest (e-mail addresses below). month this entire year. in which you have an interest, by the end of the summer.
DECEMBER Register with the NCAA Clearinghouse (you can do this online). AUGUST
Continue to play well and do well in school. OCTOBER Begin planning Official Visits – If we are interested in you, we
JANUARY If you have changed teams, your school, or your mailing address, will offer you an official visit to Colgate. We continue to extend
Please note that while you are allowed to contact us, we cannot fill out our online questionnaire again to keep us up-to-date with that visits on an individual basis throughout the fall. Remember,
contact you this year (including e-mail, letters and phone). and what tournaments you are playing in during the season. you may only take FIVE Official Visits to any school.
FEBRUARY NOVEMBER Register for fall SAT and ACT tests as needed.
Phone us if you want to plan an unofficial visit during your school Feel free to plan an unofficial visit during our season to check out a SEPTEMBER
vacation (remember that we cannot reply to your e-mails). game and the Colgate campus during the school year.
Begin to take your official visits to compare schools.
If you play for a team or in an area that we do not scout that often, OCTOBER
Begin to research Colleges and Universities and create a list of
schools that interest you. Websites are a great start. send us short a video of you playing hockey. Retake SAT and ACT tests as needed to improve your scores.
APRIL JANUARY NOVEMBER
If you are interested in the Colgate Summer ID Camp, sign up Sign up for the Spring SAT and/or ACT testing dates. The NLI (National Letter of Intent) signing date is early in this
this month (website listed below). FEBRUARY month. If we have offered you scholarship money, and you
MAY Keep us up-to-date on your playing schedule (post-season have chosen Colgate, you will get your application in by early
Go back to our online questionnaire and update your tournament tournaments, playoffs etc.) this month and receive NLI signing papers from Colgate.
schedule for the summer and make sure we have an accurate MARCH DECEMBER
phone number on file for you. If you have not done so yet, email or fax us a copy of your High In general, we will have selected and accepted about 80-90%
JUNE School transcript.
of our incoming class by this month.
Email or fax us a copy of your unofficial High School transcript APRIL
(Grades 9 & 10), after your final grades have been added If you are interested, sign up for the Colgate Summer ID Camp. JANUARY
When taking SATs make sure you indicate the NCAA If you are still considering Colgate you should get all your
Clearinghouse number (9999) as a place to send your scores application materials in by January 15th.
Go online to our questionnaire and update your summer We generally finalize our recruiting class in this month.
tournament and camp schedule. APRIL
We encourage all recruits to take an unofficial visit to Colgate.
Those who have applied on their own through regular decision
CONTACT INFO: Make sure we are updated with your most recent telephone
will get a letter from Colgate Admissions by early April.
Scott Wiley – Head Coach - 315-228-7839 numbers and complete High School Transcript (Grades 9-11).
Ryan Stone – Assistant Coach - 315-228-7847 This calendar is designed to serve as a general guide
email@example.com WEBSITES OF INTEREST: to aid you in the college search process especially as it
Karine Senécal – Assistant Coach - 315-228-7849 pertains to Colgate University. It is not an exact
Colgate University: http://www.colgate.edu
firstname.lastname@example.org science and each player’s process will be a bit
Summer ID Camp: http://groups.colgate.edu/womenshockey/idcamp.html different. If you miss a step or start later, it will not
Office Fax – 315-228-7925 NCAA Clearinghouse: http://www.ncaaclearinghouse.net disqualify you. Feel free to contact us at any time if
RECRUITING WEBSITE: Colgate Athletics: http://www.gocolgateraiders.com/ you need to know what information you should be
http://groups.colgate.edu/womenshockey/ Recruiting Website: http://groups.colgate.edu/womenshockey/ providing us.