Equipment and Apparel
A student-athlete may retain athletics apparel items but not equipment at the end of their intercollegiate participation.
A student-athlete may retain apparel items that are not reusable by other team members in subsequent years. Please refer to the charts below to determine what items student-athletes may keep.
|Disposable Goods (SAs May Keep):|
|Bloomers||Fleece pants||Shoes||T-shirts||Gloves (not Hockey)|
|Knee pads||Shorts, practice||Bodysuit, track||Grips||Leotards|
|Shower sandals||Visors||Bowl jersey, FB||Mocks||Singlets, Practice|
|Pants, Track||Socks||Winter Caps||Hats||Polar Fleece|
|Wrist Bands||Compression Shorts||Headbands||Polo Shirts||Fleece Crews|
|Shell, Practice||Tights, Track|
|Non-disposable Goods/Equipment (SA May NOT Keep)**:|
|Balls||Golf Bags||Pants, Game*||Shorts, Game*||Tights, Game*|
|Bats||Golf Clubs||Parkas||Singlet, Competition||Warm ups, Game|
|Helmets||Duffle Bags||Skates||Gloves, Hockey||Hockey Sticks|
|Rain Apparel||Skirts||Gloves, Baseball||Jackets||Sunglasses*|
|Jerseys, Game*||Tennis Racquets||Gloves, Softball|
*Permissible for Seniors to retain at no cost.
**May sell used equipment to student-athletes for going rate of used equipment (e.g., same price if sold in UM garage sale).
Sale of Used Equipment to Student-Athletes -- Used equipment may be purchased by student-athletes on the same cost basis as any other individual interested in purchasing the equipment (e.g., fair market value). Student-athletes may be initially offered an opportunity to purchase the equipment at fair market value. In the event there is deemed to be no resale value, the student-athlete may purchase equipment for $1.
Sale of Equipment or Apparel -- Student-athletes may not sell or trade any apparel or equipment issued to them by the University of Michigan.