Baylor Bear Foundation


Priority Ranking System

The Baylor Bear Foundation Priority Ranking System

Beginning June 1, 2016, the Bear Foundation will begin counting priority points based on a simplified system, which counts giving to Baylor Athletics as well as other areas of Baylor University. Please read below for the updated priority counting policy.
2016 Revised Priority Point Policy

Your giving level in the Bear Foundation and points accumulated through cash giving to Baylor Athletics and Baylor University since 1997 are used to determine your ranking. Your giving level is the first priority then your points are used to rank you within your membership level.

First Priority: GIVING LEVEL Second Priority: POINTS
Championship Club $30,000+ 5 points given per $100 for all athletic cash* giving (since 1997)
ADC - Big 12 $15,000 - $29,999
ADC - Big 12 $12,000 - $14,999 1 point given per $100 for all university (non-athletics) cash giving (since 1997).
ADC - Bear Claw $9,000 - $11,999
Black Bear $7,000 - $8,999 3 points per sport for the purchase of consecutive season tickets** (since 2000)
Golden Grizzly $5,000 - $6,999
Bear Backer $3,000 - $4,999 *Athletic Cash: Bear Foundation, Athletic capital giving, “B" Association dues, Athletic endowed scholarships, Sport‐specific excellence funds, Sports Ministry fund
Gold Bear $1,500 - $2,999
Green Bear $750 - $1,499 **Counting season ticket sports: Football, Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball, Baseball, Softball... Priority points lost for dropping season tickets. Points start over if tickets are picked back up in future years.
Brown Bear $400 - $749
Kodiak $200 - $399
Young Alumni & Warrior Bear Below $200