Arif Kapasi joined Lafayette College’s Athletic Department in 2016. Prior to Lafayette College, Arif began his compliance career at The Citadel in Charleston, S.C.
As the Assistant Director of Compliance at Lafayette, Kapasi oversees all day-to-day compliance office responsibilities, dealing directly with all eligibility, amateurism, and recruiting. He is responsible for ensuring all student-athletes, staff, and faculty understand the NCAA bylaws by conducting rules education programs. Kapasi also prepares NCAA legislative relief waivers and self-reports potential rules violations to the NCAA.
Additionally, Kapasi serves as the compliance office liaison to several departments on campus including admissions, registrar’s, business, and ticketing. He is also the liaison to Front Rush.
A native of Spartanburg, South Carolina, Kapasi graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2011. He earned his Juris Doctorate in 2015 at the Charleston School of Law. Kapasi also completed his Master of Arts degree in Sport Management from the Citadel in 2016.