December 21st, at midnight, until January 3rd, programs cannot contact any recruits by any means, including in-person, phone, text, AND social media.
Contact: Institution representatives may initiate contact or be contacted and officially or unofficially visit institutions at any time throughout the year excluding CIS Football black-out periods. The annual Football recruiting calendar is as follows:
a.) August 15 – September 30 Open b.) October 1 Official Visits can be hosted c.) October 1 – December 20 Open d.) December 21 – January 3 Holiday Blackout e.) January 4 – May 4 Open f.) May 5 – May 10 East West Bowl Blackout g.) May 11 – May 31 Open h.) June 1 Last Day to host Official Visits i.) June 1 – July 19 Open j.) July 20 – August 3 Post Canada Cup Blackout k.) August 4 – August 14 Open
U Sports (CIS) RECRUITING PROCESS AND RULES:
The new U Sports (CIS) Recruiting process has taken affect as of April 2016.
You must follow these steps in order to be recruited by CIS Schools.
New rules mandate that you must register yourself and get a CIS Identification Number Online.
This CIS ID Number is to be used by you and the CIS Member Institutions.
No visits are allowed official or unofficial unless you have this CIS ID Number.
TO CREATE A U Sports (CIS) PROFILE AND GET YOUR ID NUMBER: