College Tennis offers the possibility to continue to play tennis while studying at a university. It is an opportunity that only the United States offer at this high level. College Tennis makes you grow as a person and leaves the doors open to who still has the dream to become a professional tennis player.
Who should use the college tennis opportunity?
It is perfect for players that are about to graduate from high school to athletes who want to earn a college degree but at the same time practice their sport.
Using tennis to pay off college tuition
The colleges who are part of the NCAA Division I provide 8 full scholarships for women’s and 4.5 for men's.
The main goal is to be fluent in English and to do a lifetime experience in another country.
The mistake that many people do is to wait until the last minute before starting the whole process in order to be accepted into a college.
For this reason, we offer to all the tennis players a service, studied in depth, which helps every athlete step by step to enter in a good American university.
There are many steps to do before to be able to compete for a college team:
- Have clear ideas: Pro Tour or College Tour?
- Set some goals: where and what to study?
- Identify the level of tennis in which compete
- Sign up for the NCAA account
- Take TOEFL and SAT exams
- Prepare a college video and a college letter
- Collect all the contacts
- Choose the right University
Once you have committed to play for a college team it is important to know that tennis is not an individual sport anymore, but a team sport, where everyone comes together to enjoy the same passion. It is not important to win or lose, instead, it is important to support its own teammates, understand and accept the different cultures and live a disciplined college life.
One thing is for sure: This is an experience that forms your character!