Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about Tiger Athletic Foundation? Most of the questions we receive are answered in the sections below. However, if you have another question, or need further information about your issue, please visit the Contact Us page or call us during regular business hours at 800.644.4823

How do I become a member of the Tiger Athletic Foundation?

TAF membership is renewed on an annual basis. To renew your membership, join Team TAF, make a donation to a TAF philanthropic program or scholarship program, or make a donation for the right to purchase season tickets through TAF.

Is a TAF membership donation tax deductible?

Deductibility for donations made to collegiate foundations are covered under Sections 170 and 274 of the IRS code. You should consult with your tax advisor.

How do I contact the Tiger Athletic Foundation?

Visit the Contact Us page to find out all of the general TAF contact information. For contact information on members of our staff, please visit the TAF Staff Page.

When are the TAF Deadlines?

For information on the TAF Deadlines, please visit the Deadlines page.

What do I do if I have a question about my interaction with a prospective, current, or former student athlete(s)?

Please contact the LSU Athletic Department Compliance Office for all questions about prospective, current, or former student athlete(s). You can contact the Compliance Office at or at 225.578.8001.

How is my gift to the Tiger Athletic Foundation used?

Your gift is used for student-athlete scholarship costs, facility upgrades, and general operating budget needs. With over 450 student-athletes on campus the role of the Tiger Athletic Foundation plays is critical to the success of the LSU athletics program.

How does membership aid you in acquiring tickets?

Demand for benefits such as tickets and parking passes created the need for a system to be established in which these benefits could be distributed fairly. The LSU Priority Point System allows us to track financial support and award benefits.

How do I change the address/contact information on my account?

You may change all address/contact information by accessing your online TAF account. You may also send a written request via email, fax, or mail to change your contact information. View Contact Us page for contact information. Please be sure to include your account number and your previous contact information.

Does giving to the Tiger Athletic Foundation qualify me for any special recognition?

Yes. Annual gifts may qualify you for recognition at certain levels with benefits . Please refer to the Donor Benefit Chart.

If I make a gift to the business school or another part of campus other than athletics, does that gift count as a gift to the Tiger Athletic Foundation?

Priority points for qualifying philanthropic donations to the LSU Alumni Association and the LSU Foundation will receive 1 point per one thousand dollars donated. Qualifying gifts are those made via cash, check, credit card, payroll deductions and marketable securities. In-kind gifts of goods or services, grants and qualified corporate sponsorship payments do not qualify for priority point credit. For the full priority point policy, visit