The University of Nevada, Reno, an NCAA Division I and Mountain West Conference member institution, located in Reno, Nevada, is seeking applications for the position of NCAA Compliance Intern. This position would be for the Fall 2021 semester. The selected candidate would assist the University of Nevada’s Athletics Compliance Office with the administration, monitoring, and education of University staff, student-athletes, coaches, boosters, and other stakeholders. The selected candidate will be one looking to gain first-hand NCAA Division I Compliance Experience. Current law students will be given first priority.
Projected Duties and Responsibilities: 1.Provide support and assistance in the daily operations of the Compliance Office. 2.Utilize both internal and NCAA Compliance software to perform daily responsibilities. 3.Complete a comprehensive compliance project in the areas of amateurism, recruiting, eligibility, financial aid, awards/benefits, and playing/practice season. 4.Provide rules education initiatives to various departmental groups and other stakeholders. 5.Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the University of Nevada, Reno Compliance
Cover Letter and Resume are required to apply for this position.
Experience, Education, Training, and Skills:
Bachelor’s Degree required.
Current law student or recent law school graduate preferred.
General knowledge and awareness of issues surrounding intercollegiate athletics.
Interest in pursuing NCAA Compliance as a career.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent organizational and customer service skills.
Additional Salary Information: Additional Salary Information: This is an unpaid internship. Candidate would be responsible for arranging his/her own housing. Employer is willing to work with applicants looking to use experience for course credit. Office includes a licensed attorney available to oversee a legal externship.
Depending on the circumstances for the selected candidate a remote option could be made available.
Review for this position will begin as soon as possible. Zoom Interviews will be scheduled in July for this position.
About University of Nevada, Reno- Athletic Compliance and Academics
The University of Nevada, Reno is a world-class research institution located in a diverse, unique, and beautiful part of the country. The Reno area features exciting urban environments, excellent dining and entertainment opportunities, and incredible outdoor recreation available right out one's door.