National Letter of Intent
The National Letter of Intent (NLI) is an official document administered by the Collegiate Commissioners Association (CCA) and used by institutions to establish a prospect's commitment to attend a certain university. Once a prospect signs a NLI to attend a university, other institutions are prohibited from recruiting them any longer. In addition, once an institution receives an NLI from an individual, coaches from that school may have unlimited contact with the signee as well as unlimited telephone calls and text messages.
Although the recruiting process may be over once a prospect signs a NLI, they remain a prospective student-athlete until they enroll and attend classes at the university.
To learn more about the National Letter of Intent program, follow this link NLI Homepage