2017 Panther Athletic Club Benefits

HELP FUND A SCHOLARSHIP

Founded in 2010, the Panther Athletic Club is the primary fundraising arm of Georgia State Athletics which was established to grow private support in efforts to offset Georgia State Athletics’ annual $5.7 million scholarship costs and provide funding to help build quality Division 1 facilities. The support of our Panther Athletic Club members is essential in providing over 350 student-athletes with a championship experience in the classroom and in competition each year.

 

TAX DEDUCTION

Gifts to the Panther Athletic Club are tax deductible as allowed by federal income tax law. Donors should consult their tax adviser for more information.

 

PRIORITY POINTS

Click here for details on the Priority Points system.

Priority points are awarded based on total giving to athletics, consecutive years of giving to athletics, season ticket purchases and other bonus points programs. A donor’s priority point total determines their priority rank.

This priority points system is utilized to most equitably determine priority allocation for amenities such as game day parking location within qualifying PAC giving levels, home, away and post-season ticket assignments and premium seating opportunities. In order to utilize your PAC priority points and rank, you must be a current Panther Athletic Club member for that calendar year (Jan. 1 – Dec. 31).

 

CAR DECAL AND LICENSE PLATE

PAC members are provided with a PAC decal and license tag to proudly display on their car or surface of choice! If you need additional or replacement decals or license tags, please contact the PAC office.

 

HOME, AWAY AND POST SEASON TICKET PRIORITY

PAC member rank, determined by priority points, will be utilized to most equitably determine the allocation order for away games and post-season ticket opportunities such as bowl games and NCAA tournament appearances.                                        

 

PAC PREGAME HOSPITALITY AT SELECT BASKETBALL GAMES

Panther Athletic Club members are invited to attend all PAC pregame events held prior to select basketball games.  Events include food, beer, and wine and give PAC members a chance to mingle with fellow Georgia State Athletics supporters.

 

GAME PROGRAM AND PAC WEBSITE RECOGNITION

Member names will be listed in the game day programs as recognition of the generous support of Georgia State Athletics.

 

ACCESS TO PAC RESERVED FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS

Click here for more information on season tickets. 

 

JOINT MEMBERSHIP WITH GSU ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

PAC members at the “Teammate” level ($100) and above will qualify automatically for joint membership with the Georgia State Alumni Association.

 

ACCESS TO PREGAME PAC HOSPITALITY AT HOME FOOTBALL GAMES

Enjoy fellowship and refreshments with other Panther faithful at the Georgia State Alumni tailgate before select home football games.

 

FOOTBALL PRIORITY PARKING

Current PAC membership level then member rank, determined by priority points, will be utilized to most equitably determine the allocation order for football parking. Members at the “Teammate” level ($100) and “Pounce” Level ($250) qualify for “festival” (non-reserved) parking. Numbered, reserved parking qualification begins at the “Director” level ($500). Premium numbered, reserved parking qualification begins at the “Champion” level ($2500).

Parking passes will be delivered to PAC members at the qualifying level that also have football season tickets. Passes will be mailed out with season tickets prior to the start of the football season. Please contact the Panther Athletic Club if you have access to season tickets other than through general ticket office sales to request a parking pass.

Please note that as development continues around Georgia State University Stadium, parking opportunities will be adjusted accordingly each year. 

 

BASKETBALL PRIORITY PARKING

Current PAC membership level then member rank, determined by priority points, will be utilized to most equitably determine the allocation order for basketball parking located in the G parking deck adjacent to the Sports Arena.

Parking passes will be delivered to PAC members at the qualifying level that also have basketball season tickets. Passes will be mailed out with season tickets prior to the start of the basketball season. Please contact the Panther Athletic Club if you have access to season tickets other than through general ticket office sales to request a parking pass.

 

GIFT FROM THE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR

PAC members at the “Director” level ($500) and above will receive an exclusive gift from Georgia State Athletics. These gifts will be delivered in conjunction with the fall football season ticket/PAC benefit mailing.

 

ACCESS TO PURCHASE FOOTBALL CLUB SEATS

Current PAC membership level then member rank, determined by priority points, will be utilized to most equitably determine the allocation order for football club seats. Club seat holders at Georgia State University Stadium will have exclusive access to premium amenities during games. Please click here for more information on premium seating opportunities at Georgia State University Stadium.

 

ADDITIONAL FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL PARKING

PAC members at the “Panther Pride” level ($1,000) and above may request an additional parking pass, game-by-game. Location is determined based on availability.

 

PREGAME FIELD PASS AT FOOTBALL

Pregame field passes allow access to the field from the time gates open for a game until 20 minutes prior to kickoff. Pass holders are expected to adhere to all NCAA compliance rules.

 

INVITATION TO ANNUAL PRESIDENT’S SOCIETY DINNER

PAC members at the “Panther” level ($1,000) and above will receive an exclusive invitation to a dinner hosted by the Georgia State University President.

 

ACCESS TO PURCHASE FOOTBALL LOGE SEATING

Current PAC membership level then member rank, determined by priority points, will be utilized to most equitably determine the allocation order for the purchase of football loge seating. Please click here for more information on premium seating opportunities at Georgia State University Stadium.

 

ACCESS TO PURCHASE FOOTBALL SUITE

Current PAC membership level then member rank, determined by priority points, will be utilized to most equitably determine the allocation order for the purchase of football suites. Suite holders at Georgia State University Stadium will have exclusive access to private catering services during games and will be able to stock alcohol at a designated time prior to home football games. Please click here for more information on premium seating opportunities at Georgia State University Stadium.

 

ACCESS TO PANTHER LOUNGE DURING HOME FOOTBALL GAMES

PAC members at the “Touchdown” level ($1,500) and above who are also football season ticket holders will have access to the Panther Lounge, an exclusive hospitality area at Georgia State Stadium. The Panther Lounge offers premium amenities to patrons with access.   

 

INVITATION TO THE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR’S SUITE AT FOOTBALL

PAC members at the “Champion” level ($2,500) and above will receive an exclusive invitation to watch a game in the Athletic Director’s suite for a football game.

 

EXCLUSIVE GIFT FROM GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS

PAC members at the “Coaches Circle” membership level ($3,500) and above will receive a premium, exclusive gift from Georgia State Athletics. These gifts will be delivered in conjunction with the fall football season ticket/PAC benefit mailing.

 

INVITATION TO LUNCH WITH A COACH

PAC members at the “Coaches Circle” level ($3,500) and above will receive an exclusive invitation to lunch with a Georgia State coach.

 

INVITATION TO ANNUAL EVENT WITH THE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR

PAC members at the “All-American” level ($5,000) and above will receive an exclusive invitation to an event hosted by the Georgia State Athletic Director.

 

IN-GAME SIDELINE PASS AT FOOTBALL

Personalized in-game sideline passes are available for all PAC members at the “All-American” level ($5,000) and above. PAC gifts must be pledged or received in full by July 1 in order to get personalized in-game sideline pass. These gifts will be delivered in conjunction with the fall football season ticket/PAC benefit mailing. Pass holders are expected to adhere to all NCAA compliance rules.

 

VIP TRIP TO A FOOTBALL AWAY GAME

PAC members at the “Burning Bright” level ($10,000) and above will receive an exclusive invitation to travel with the football team to a regular season away game.