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Fact Sheet for National Collegiate Athletic Association

Nationality: United States
Contact Address: The National Collegiate Athletic Association 700 W. Washington Street P.O. Box 6222 Indianapolis, Indiana 46206-6222 USA Tel: +1 317 917-6222 Fax: +1 317 917-6888
WebAddress: http://www.ncaa.org/
General: The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is a voluntary organization through which the nation's colleges and universities govern their athletics programs. It is comprised of institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals committed to the best interests, education and athletics participation of student-athletes. This section of the Web site contains more details about the Association, its goals and members, and corporate partnerships that help support programs for student-athletes. Source: http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?key=/ncaa/ncaa/about+the+ncaa
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