Parking & Points
The Priority Points Program is a comprehensive measure of your support for the University and Michigan Athletic Department. It provides a framework for the equitable allocation of donor experiences, such as eligibility for tickets and parking.
Calculating Priority Points
Please note: You begin accumulating points (including alumni points) after your first gift to Michigan Athletics. Priority points do not update automatically as gifts are made. Points are updated once a month.
Priority Points are assigned as follows:
1 Point – Athletic Donations
One point is awarded for every $100 in lifetime giving to the Michigan Athletic Department, including Preferred Seat Donations.
1 Point – Marching Band/Recreational Sports Donation
One point is awarded for every $100 in lifetime giving to the Michigan Marching Band.
1 Point – University Donations
One point is awarded for every $1,000 in lifetime giving to the University of Michigan to schools, colleges, and units outside of athletics.
1 Point – Ticket Loyalty
One point is awarded for each year of season ticket purchase in every season-ticketed sport since 1992, which was the first year of electronic record-keeping.
20 Points – Michigan Alumni
Twenty points are awarded for alumni status. The maximum amount of points for alumni status is 40 priority points with 2 alumni per account, spouses and domestic partners are eligible to share accounts and points
40 Points – U-M Letterwinner
Forty points are awarded to those who earned a varsity letter at Michigan with a maximum of eighty points per account.
To view your current priority point total and different priority point scenarios, please visit: Priority Point Calculator.
Priority Point Ranking out of 54,874 all-time donors to Michigan Athletics:
Priority Point Ranking out of 27,068 donors to Michigan Athletics in 2016-17:
**Points as of September 2017.