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Tennis Recruiting

Dec 14, 2021

Top 10 Men’s College Tennis Programs

  1. University of Southern California (USC)
  2. The University of Virginia
  3. University of Georgia
  4. The University of Oklahoma
  5. University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  6. Stanford University
  7. University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
  8. Ohio State University
  9. The University of Texas at Austin
  10. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC)

Top 10 Women’s College Tennis Programs

  1. Stanford University
  2. University of Florida
  3. Vanderbilt University
  4. University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  5. The University of Virginia
  6. University of California, Berkeley (Cal)
  7. University of Georgia
  8. Miami University
  9. Duke University
  10. Georgia Institute of Technology

Our Top 3 Tips For Getting Recruited In This Sport

  1. Focus on improving your UTR rating and USTA ranking (11+ UTR minimum for D1).
  2. Play official matches and national tournaments to create a resume of significant accomplishments.
  3. Train with the highest-level coaches available to you. In tennis, there are a small number of programs that develop a huge number of college players.

Date Official Contact Begins for D1 Schools

June 15 after sophomore year

Number of Programs

Men’s:
NCAA DI: 263
NCAA DII: 161
NCAA DIII: 314

Women’s:
NCAA DI: 320
NCAA DII: 212
NCAA DIII: 361

Number of D1 Scholarships

Men’s: 4.5 (can be divided)
Women’s: 8 (must be given in full and not divided)

Links to Information and Important Resources

UTR
Tennis Recruiting Network
USTA – Basic Recruiting Information

“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome”
– Arthur Ashe, International Tennis Hall of Fame Inductee