Thank you for your interest in ABI Prep. To begin the application process for ABI's waiting list for this up-coming 2020-21 season, please follow the admissions process below.
1. APPLY ONLINE- COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION. A NON-REFUNDABLE $200.00 FOR US RESIDENCE AND A $275.00 FEE IS REQUIRED FOR NO-US RESIDENCE, AND US RESIDENCE LIVING OUTSIDE THE CONTINENTAL USA. YOU WILL RECEIVE AND E-MAIL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT WHEN YOUR APPLICATION IS RECEIVED.
2. UPON REVIEW OF YOUR APPLICATION FROM ABI ADMISSIONS AND ABI REPRESENTATIVE WILL CONTACT YOU FOR THE SECOND STEP OF THE EVALUATION PROCESS. DURING THIS PHASE OUR ADMISSIONS DEPARTMENT MAY REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO (A) COPIES OF TRANSCRIPTS, (B) A TWO MINUTE YOUTUBE HIGHLIGHT VIDEO OF THE PLAYER PRACTICING OR PLAYING BASKETBALL.
3.) AFTER COMPLETION OF THE ITEMS IN STEP #2, OUR STAFF WILL MAKE A FINAL DECISION AND YOU WILL BE CALLED OR E-MAILED A LETTER WITH THE DECISION ON WEATHER YOU HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED.
4.) ONCE ACCEPTED ABI WILL VERBALLY TELL YOU ABOUT YOUR OBLIGATIONS. Before JULY 16th, YOU SHOULD ALSO RECEIVE AN E-MAIL AND YOUR WELCOME PACKET OF CONGRATULATIONS WHICH WILL HAVE OFFICIAL REPORT DATES AND FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS WILL BE DISCUSSED WITH OUR ADMISSIONS OFFICE FOR TUITION AND PROGRAM FEES.
PLEASE NOTE: TO SECURE YOUR ROSTER SPOT, ABI’s ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT, COMPETITION and TRAINING GEAR FEE of $5,000 USD MUST BE PAID VIA WIRE, OR CERTIFIED FUNDS. PLEASE UNDERSTAND ONCE WE VERBALLY AGREE TO ACCEPT YOU, AND YOU SEND ENROLLMENT FEE PAYMENT(S), WE WILL HONOR YOUR KID'S ROSTER SPOT. HOWEVER, NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN RETURNED.
5.) Our Tuition, Meal Plan and Student Athlete Housing (Boarding) Package for the year is (Non-Refundable).
6.) ABI’s ENROLLMENT Fee & Our Competition and Training Gear Fees are (Non-Refundable).
The Enrollment, Competition and Training Gear Fee reserves your roster spot. At ABI Prep Basketball Academy, We have 3 payment plans available for your Student Athlete's Tuition, Room & Board and Meal Plan. ALL PAYMENT PLANS ARE (NON REFUNDABLE).
APPLICATION FEE (INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS)
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TO MAKE CONTRACTUAL PAYMENTS TO ABI PLEASE CLICK THIS LINK AND COMPLETE THE FORM.You will be re-directed to another site for payment. NOTE: This applies to those currently on ABI payment plans ONLY.
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All student athletics must provide high school transcripts, SAT/ACT test scores to see if they meet NCAA criteria to receive an athletic scholarship. Student athletes who have not completed the NCAA clearinghouse will do so at ABI Prep Elite Skills Academy.
Below is the NCAA Core Requirements.
NCAA Eligibility Reference Sheet
Please note NCAA eligibility sheet rules will change as of 2016.
2017-18 NCAA Eligibility Reference Sheet Link Below:
Below is the NCAA Sliding Scale.
NCAA Sliding Scale
Below is the NAIA Guide for the College Bound Student Athlete.
For more detailed information please visit the NCAA Website.
ABI PREP HAS ONLINE COLLEGE PARTNERSHIP WITH AN ACCREDITED FLORIDA UNIVERSITY.
For an additional cost, Parents that would like for their Son(s), while competing at ABI PREP, to earn (6) TRANSFERABLE College Credit Hours,
We have a partnership with a fully accredited Florida University for our Student athletes to take 3 hours each semester. Preferred Courses
are College English Comp 1 and College Algebra.
For More Information, Please inquire with our staff.
Below you will find a list of all course taught here at ABI Prep Elite Skills Academy. Life skill courses essential for transition to College campus/Independent living include:
Communication skills development
Confidence / Character building
Money and budgeting (students open bank accounts…..)
Strategies for reducing Anxiety
Time management / Staying on task
Exercise / Health / Hygiene / Eating/ Nutrition
Cleaning keeping house
Technology and Social Networking
College prep / reinforcement courses include:
Introduction to College Algebra 101
Introduction to English Composition 101
Introduction to Sociology 101
Introduction to Criminal Justice 101
Introduction to Business Management 101TRAVEL VISITORS INSURANCE: All players are required to have some form of visitors medical insurance
You must have medical travel insurance: We recommend a few, however the insurance company you choose is strictly up to you as long as all players have it. For travelers medical insurance: You can contact Seven corners at: http://www2.sevencorners.com/travel-to-the-us/ or you can also visit www.compassbenefit.com.
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ABI ON-LINE REGISTRATION FORM
APPLICATION FEE (US RESIDENCE PLAYERS)
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