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Benefits and Membership Levels for 2024-25 Academic Year
Golden Gopher Fund Launches New Benefits and Membership Levels for 2024-25 Academic Year. The information below provides details on adjusted and enhanced Golden Gopher Fund membership levels and benefits for the 2024-25 academic year.
Support for the Golden Gopher Fund remains critical in Minnesota’s ability to provide a best-in-class experience for nearly 600 student-athletes. These changes to Golden Gopher Fund benefits are aimed to position Minnesota Athletics to offer enhanced student-athlete support in academics, coaching, athletic training, nutrition, mental health and wellness, and much more – all critical elements to help attract, develop and retain the best talent in the country.
The information below provides details on adjusted and enhanced Golden Gopher Fund membership levels and benefits for the 2024-25 academic year. These changes will go into effect Nov. 1, 2023 and new membership levels will be calculated on June 30, 2024 for the 2024-25 academic year. There will be no changes to how Gopher Score is calculated; however, these new benefits will be available to Golden Gopher Fund members who annually contribute $100 or more.
- No changes are being made to per seat minimum contributions for season tickets
- Membership levels and benefits will be calculated annually on June 30 for the following academic year
- Gopher Loyalty Program benefit selection order will continue to be determined by overall Gopher Score Rank
- Number of Gopher Loyalty Program Benefit Selections will be determined by annual giving level
- Current Year Gopher Score calculations will be based on gifts made from Nov.1 - Oct.31
- Any gift(s) made to the Golden Gopher Fund count toward benefits, including team enhancements, scholarship seating, endowments, and capital gifts
Annual Giving Calendar
The annual giving calendar is an important part of the Gopher Athletic year. These dates are shared in advance so that season ticket holders and donors have a timeline of important deadlines throughout the year.
See the Gopher Athletics Annual Giving calendar and important dates below:
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT!
As student-athlete scholarship costs and the overall cost of providing the best possible student-athlete experience continue to rise, Gopher Athletics would not be a leader in the NCAA without the support of each and every Golden Gopher Fund member. Here is how your support of the Golden Gopher Fund positively impacts nearly 600 student-athletes at Minnesota.