Sport Clips is a truly unique concept in the haircutting industry. We create a championship haircut experience for men and boys in an exciting sports environment.

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SportClips Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Keep your job for now and build your business for the future!

One of the most intimidating parts of going into business for yourself is quitting your current job. When you become a?Sport Clips?franchisee, we recommend that you?keep your current career!

That's because Sport Clips has a proven,?manager-run business model?that's perfect for new franchise owners:

  1. We have an outstanding Recruitment Program that'll help you find a great manager and excellent stylists to run the day-to-day operations. Sport Clips sponsors numerous scholarships and has worked with schools across the country to establish ourselves as a preferred employer. You'll never be alone or unprepared as you make hiring decisions.
  2. You don't need to be onsite daily. You provide supervision, oversight and leadership on your own schedule.

The freedom to maintain your current employment affords you a steady income as the business grows. This provides you with reassuring stability. Built for?multi-unit ownership, once your initial location is running successfully, we will help you open new ones. When the time is right and typically after you have three stores open, you can choose to leave your current career - making the exciting transition to full-time Sport Clips franchise owner!

We are expanding rapidly, and prime locations are still available. Don't delay...?build a solid future?with a?strong work-life balance?and?financial independence?as a Sport Clips franchisee.

Company Details

Established: 1993
First Franchised: 1995
Franchised Units: 1800+ units
Company Owned Units: 74
Registered: All States including Canada

Sold out: Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennesee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia, Wyoming

Support and Training Offered By SportClips

Financial Assistance Provided: Third Party Financing Available
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes
Training: In-depth, values-based training for franchisee, manager and all stylists, before and after opening

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a SportClips Franchise.

What does a SportClips Franchise Cost?

SportClips franchise fees for 2024:

Minimum liquidity: $200,000
Estimated Total Investment: $266,300- $439,500
Minimum Net Worth: $400,000
Franchise Fee:  $69,500 for 3 stores (20% discount to Veterans with Honorable Discharge)
Royalty: 6%
Ad: $300 per week
Average Number of Employees: 6-8
Passive Ownership: Semi Absentee

Is SportClips a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. SportClips is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is SportClips a Home Based franchise?

No. SportClips is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do SportClips Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much SportClips franchisees make. SportClips offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is SportClips a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. SportClips is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does SportClips Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. SportClips franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does SportClips Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. SportClips franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is SportClips Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. SportClips franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is SportClips Looking for International franchisees?

No. SportClips franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see SportClips's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

Buying a Franchise Guide: What is a Franchise Disclosure Document?

When evaluating a franchise opportunity, reading and understanding the current version of their FDD is a necessity. Considering the benefits of franchising, such as established brand recognition and support from the franchisor, it's important to also take into account franchise fees and franchising royalty fees. Since most franchisors are privately owned companies, the current versions of their FDDs are typically not available unless requested directly from them.

Click here to connect with a Franchise Consultant who can help you obtain a copy quickly and for free. They can also guide you through the essential franchise questions to ask, ensuring you make a well-informed decision about your investment.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Health, Beauty & Nutrition, Hair Care & Beauty Salons, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


SportClips Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing SportClips franchises for sale. We may have SportClips franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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