Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I support to the Bronco Athletics Fund?
IMPACT the Lives of student-athletes! The Bronco Athletics Fund is the best way to impact more than 300 student-athletes, competing at a high level in the CIAA. Donations to the BAF go directly to support our student-athletes by providing them the necessary resources to be successful in their academic and athletic pursuits.

How do I join the Bronco Athletics Fund?
A wealth of options are available for potential BAF members.

Online: Visit us here.

In-Person: Gifts of cash, credit card, check, bank draft or payroll deduction (for FSU employees only) are accepted in person by visiting:
Felton J. Capel Arena, Room 320
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Mail: Print, complete, and mail this membership form with your donation to:
Bronco Athletics Fund
Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes. Gifts to the Bronco Athletics Fund are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. However, there are limitations to the deductibility of contributions required as a result of obtaining tangible benefits. Please consult your tax advisor to determine your specific tax deductibility.

Are donations required for all seats?
No. Only premium seating sections require donations to the BAF. The seating charts below illustrate seating options for both Luther "Nick Jeralds Stadium and Capel Arena relative to their donation requirements.

For more information on non-donor seating, please contact the FSU Athletic Ticket Office at 910-672-1724.

How do I obtain new or additional season tickets?
New Season Tickets: If you are not a current season ticket holder, you must join the Bronco Athletics Fund and the minimum ($250) level - only 20.83 a month! In order to be able to purchase season tickets prior to August 1 (football) and Sept. 30 (basketball).

In order to purchase additional seats beyond your membership level allotment, you must submit a request to the BAF via e-mail and additional seating can be sold based on availability after August 1.

In August, all requests are arranged by type and by Priority Points. For more information about the process of obtaining new or additional season tickets, please contact a member of the Bronco Athletics Fund at 910-672-1724

What is the priority point system?
The BAF Priority Point system was established as a fair and equitable way to allocate tickets. Priority Points are used in the allocation and relocation of season tickets, away tickets, CIAA Tournament tickets, and NCAA tickets. Click for a breakdown of the accumulation formula for Priority Points.

Do I have to pay a donation every year to retain my seats?
Yes. If your season ticket(s) require a minimum gift, the donation must be paid annually to retain the seats.

How can I get a parking pass for football games?
Football: if you are interested in obtaining parking, please contact the Bronco Athletics Fund at 910-672-2565. BAF membership at the $1000 level or higher required.

Do you offer payment plans?
Yes. Payment plans are available, provided that the full amount due is completed by the impending deadline. Payment plans can be facilitated bank draft or payroll deduction (FSU Employees only).

When do the parking lots open for football games?
Approximately 4 hours prior to kickoff; we do not allow overnight parking.

When do gates open for ticketed events?
Football and Basketball: 90 minutes prior to the start of the game.
All other sports: 60 minutes prior to the start of the game.