Annual Fund Giving Levels

The Z-Fund has established ten annual giving levels. Membership for each of the below listed Annual Giving Levels is for 12 months (January 1 - December 31). All Annual Giving Levels must be renewed to remain ACTIVE and to obtain benefits.

 Athletic Director’s Circle $25,000+
 John W. Heisman $24,999-$15,000
 Coaches Circle $14,999-$10,000
 All-American Zip $9,999-$5,000
 Platinum Zip $4,999-$2,500
 Gold Zip $2,499-$1,000
 Silver Zip $999-$500
 Bronze Zip $499-$100
 Zippy $99-$25


Z-Fund membership is based on aggregate annual giving to The University of Akron Department of Athletics.  Annual support is comprised of participation in any combination of the following investment opportunities:


Examples of some of the various ways to donate the $2,500 needed to reach the Platinum Zip giving level:


To make your annual fund contribution online, click here!    Don’t forget to type in “Z-Fund” into the “Please designate my gift to:” box!
If you are a faculty/staff member of The University of Akron, gifts can also be made via a Payroll Deduction Plan