Originally Posted by asusundevils1971
The college/university red shirts you. So you can still get your five years of scholarship money. Usually the college/university will give you the sixth year scholarship on your grades and not the athletic ability. You will not be able to play sports in the sixth year unless you apply to the NCAA for special circumstances.
So you say it's the University that gives him the money, not the NCAA? Full ride from the University? It seems fair since he represented the University well.
"the lady" at the University is new. It is possible that she does not know this avenue. My son did apply for the University's scholarship as well.