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2022 NCAA Baseball

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2022 NCAA Baseball Newsletter

Important Information for Umpires

Umpires working college baseball must be NCAA certified


In 2022, umpires must register with the NCAA Baseball Umpiring Home Plate Central Hub, view the online NCAA Clinic, and successfully pass the rules examination/test. Following is key information to help you complete the necessary tasks.

To Register

2022 NCAA Baseball Umpire Clinic

The NCAA Baseball Clinic is online. The clinic closes on January 21, 2022, at 5:00 pm. Umpires must review this clinic, it a requirement to umpire in the 2021 NCAA season at all levels. To view the required clinic, login onto the NCAA Baseball Central/Home Plate Hub and click the ELIGIBILITY Tab. After reading all information, click Go to Eligibility Center at the bottom of the page.

PreSeason Rules Examination/Test

NOTE: To read/download the NCAA 2022 Preseason Newsletter or NCAA 2021-22 Rules Book, click on image(s) in the left sidebar.

UCU Umpire Staff Conference Calls

During the course of the season, umpire staff conference calls are scheduled. These calls help umpires keep up-to-date, stay informed, and provide a forum to address any concerns that may come up during the season.

Conference call dial-in information are emailed approximately three days prior to the call. Calls are recorded and posted here approximately one week after the call takes place.