NCAA Baseball Umpires Preseason Information

In 2018 the NCAA certification process is online. Umpires not registered with the NCAA must register before taking the online clinic and test. Following is key information to help you complete the necessary tasks.
 
Register
- Log-on to the NCAA Baseball Central/Home Plate Hub at ArbiterSports.com.
- Click on the Registration Tab in the top menu.
- Select Umpires.
- Read, follow, and complete the pages – including paying the annual fee ($140 for Division I, $120 for Division II & III, and $140 if no conference is selected).
 
Online Regional Umpire Clinic
- Log-on to the 
NCAA Baseball Central/Home Plate Hub at ArbiterSports.com.
- Click on the Video Tab in the top menu.
- Select Clinic Video
- Clinic opens Monday, January 8 and closes Sunday, January 28
 
Preseason Rules Test
Log-on to the NCAA Baseball Central/Home Plate Hub at ArbiterSports.com.
Click on the Testing Tab in the top menu.
Select Baseball PreSeason Test
Test opens Monday, January 29 and closes Monday, February 12
 
MAC Umpires Staff Conference Call
There is no in person meeting this year for MAC assigned conferences. In lieu of this meeting, we have scheduled the following conference call in preparation for the season:
All MAC umpires, all levels • Thursday, February 1 • 8:30 pm EST
Conference call dial-in information will be emailed approximately three days prior to the call.
 
Included below are links to the NCAA 2018 Preseason Newsletter and the NCAA 2017 and 2018 Rules Book.