INDIVIDUAL CC All-Academic Nominations

Nominations for All-Academic closed Friday, January 24 at 5 p.m. CT.  Nominations have been received from these institutions.

Criteria for nominations are listed below the form.

Please note the following criteria based on division:

Division I All-Academic Individuals

  1. Cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale, including the most recent grading period. Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale x 4.0].
  2. Completed a minimum of one (1) semester or one (1) quarter at the nominating institution.
  3. USTFCCCA Division I Cross Country All-American finisher OR top 25 finisher (or top 10%) at an NCAA Division I Cross Country Regional meet.
  • Great Lakes: Men – Top 25
  • Great Lakes: Women – Top 25
  • Mid-Atlantic: Men – Top 25
  • Mid-Atlantic: Women – Top 25
  • Midwest: Men – Top 25
  • Midwest: Women – Top 25
  • Mountain: Men – Top 25
  • Mountain: Women – Top 25
  • Northeast: Men – Top 26
  • Northeast: Women – Top 26
  • South: Men – Top 25
  • South: Women – Top 25
  • South Central: Men – Top 25
  • South Central: Women – Top 25
  • Southeast: Men – Top 25
  • Southeast: Women – Top 25
  • West: Men – Top 25
  • West: Women – Top 25

Division II All-Academic Individuals

  1. Cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale through the end of the semester/quarter of competition. Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale x 4.0].
  2. Completed at least 12 semester/quarter hours through the semester of competition at the institution.
  3. Transfer students and/or graduate students are to include only grades earned at the current nominating institution.
  4. Placed in the top 30% of the total number of athletes eligible to compete at the respective regional championships (total number of teams in the region multiplied by seven [7] runners per team) rounding up to the nearest whole number [if not a whole number] OR in the top 50% of the field at the NCAA National Championships (top 132 finishers for men and top 130 finishers for women)
  Men Women
  Teams Athletes Top 30% Teams Athletes Top 30%
Atlantic 38 266 80 41 287 87
Central 31 217 66 41 287 87
East 35 245 74 36 252 76
Midwest 39 273 82 41 287 87
South 37 259 78 37 259 78
South Central 32 224 68 33 231 70
Southeast 34 238 72 36 252 76
West 31 217 66 35 245 74

Division III All-Academic Individuals

  1. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale through the end of the fall semester of competition. Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale x 4.0].
  2. Graduate students must take all undergraduate plus graduate coursework into account.
  3. Placed in the top 25 percent of finishers of their respective NCAA Division III Regional Championship or the top 50% at the NCAA Division III National Championships (top 140 finishers for men and top 140 finishers for women)
  Men Women
  Finishers Top 25% Finishers Top 25%
Atlantic 299 74 274 68
Central 199 49 209 52
Great Lakes 255 63 233 58
Mideast 360 90 349 87
Midwest 252 63 257 64
New England 384 96 380 95
South/Southeast 239 59 239 59
West 112 28 121 30

NAIA All-Academic Individuals

  1. Cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale, including the most recent grading period.
    1. Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale x 4.0].
  2. NAIA Cross Country National Championships qualifier.
  3. Completed a minimum of one (1) semester or one (1) quarter at the nominating institution.