Giving Levels & Benefits
The Trojan Athletic Fund was founded in 1923 to provide the funding necessary to sustain the excellence of USC athletics’ varsity sports. Since then, the Fund has grown to support 21 NCAA sports and more than 650 student-athletes. The members of the Trojan Athletic Fund form a global group of more than 6,000 alumni, parents, former student-athletes, and friends who directly contribute to the success of our student-athletes.
The Trojan Athletic Fund membership year runs annually from February 1 to January 31. Members contribute at the following annual-giving levels:
Trojan Club directly funds recruiting costs for all 21 varsity sports. There are two levels of support: Trojan Club and Trojan Club MVP. For more information on regional Trojan Clubs, please visit the Get Involved tab. Trojan Club MVP members may receive a parking pass for football home games as a benefit of their membership, depending on availability.
Cardinal and Gold/Women of Troy
Cardinal and Gold and Women of Troy members can purchase up to four discounted football season tickets in the premier donor seat locations, as well as priority basketball season tickets. Membership includes a complimentary parking pass for football home games and invitations to the Trojan Athletic Fund pre-game football picnics. Members also have the opportunity to purchase tickets to away and bowl games, subject to availability. These members also recieve an Ultimate Sports Card and invitations and discounts to special athletic department events throughout the year.
Cardinal and Gold Premier
Our newest and fastest-growing membership level, Cardinal and Gold Premier, offers all the benefits associated with regular Cardinal and Gold memberships, plus the ability to purchase up to six discounted football season tickets in the premier donor seat locations. It also provides the opportunity for Cardinal and Gold members with four season tickets to improve their seat location.
Members of the Committee can purchase four season tickets in a premier location at the Coliseum, as well as an additional for season tickets in the Cardinal and Gold seating area. Members also receive two complimentary parking passes for home football games, as well as invitations to the annual USC Football Recruiting Celebration and Football Awards Banquet.
The Scholarship Club is the premier support group of the Trojan Athletic Fund, and provides half of the annual grant-in-aid for one student-athlete. Scholarship Club members receive four complimentary football season tickets on or near the 50-yard line, and they can purchase up to four additional season tickets. Members receive first priority for away and bowl-game tickets and are invited to fly on the team plane for an occasional away game.
For more information regarding annual memberships, please call USC Athletic Development at (213) 740-4155 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.