The UENR-PSSA shall give individuals who meet the minimum UENR admission requirements the chance to study at the university to have their athletic potentials actualized.
UENR may consider talented sports individuals with passes in some core subject, which in the wisdom of the Directorate can help raise the image of UENR through sports both national and international level.
UENRSD shall be sponsored to go out to senior high schools, regional and national competitions to identify sporting talents and recommend them for admission to UENR. In addition to the talents identification, seminars shall be organized for final year students of senior high schools across the country to introduce UENR programmes and sports benefits of university sports to them so as to increase students’ enrollment in UENR.
This is a support scheme that UENR shall award or make available to exceptional athletes as and when required and available. The SAA shall be established within the structures of UENRSD where funds shall be raised from appropriate organizations and individuals. This assistantship for students shall be accessible based on the following criteria.
To encourage talented student athletes to perform at local and international level, the time student athletes spend at training sessions and competitions shall be considered. Student athlete shall be given the opportunity to write quizzes, assignments and examinations that they missed or recognized for class attendance due to participation in training sessions and competitions.
Alternatively, an Academic Credit and Sports System (sports-for-grade system) can be introduced where the under-listed 3 Credit courses can be made available to students.