NCAA Rules state that public announcements cannot mention any prospective student-athletes (anyone who has enrolled in high school or junior college). When submitting the names of the people mentioned in announcements, the University of Miami must be provided the names and ages/grade levels of the individuals who will be announced.
1. All scoreboard messages must be in good taste and requests can be denied by athletics staff if any portion of the message is deemed inappropriate. Acceptable messages include birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, wedding announcements and retirement announcements. 2. Requests should be made online using the Scoreboard Message Request Form at least one (1) week prior to the event. There are no exceptions to this rule.
1. $100/per text-only videoboard message request at football, men’s or women’s basketball and $50 for baseball
2. $500/per photo, text videoboard message at football, men’s basketball, women’s basketball or baseball (pending game-by-game approval)
The University of Miami will require a charitable donation of $100 to the Hurricane Club for each scoreboard request. Message is not confirmed until payment is received and processed. For a donation of $500 The University of Miami will provide a professional picture of your scoreboard message as displayed on the video boards. Scoreboard donations do not count towards Hurricane Club Giving Levels or are eligible for priority points Once form is received an athletics department staff member will contact your to confirm message and collect donation payment.