Exemption List

A list of the 49 golfers who are already fully exempt into the 2015 U.S. Open:

PlayerExemption Category
Keegan Bradley7
Angel Cabrera1
Darren Clarke6
Erik Compton11
Jason Day11,12
Jason Dufner7
Ernie Els6
Rickie Fowler11,12
Jim Furyk12
Sergio Garcia12
Lucas Glover1
Bill Haas12
Russell Henley12
Morgan Hoffmann12
Billy Horschel12
Dustin Johnson11,12
Zach Johnson12
Martin Kaymer1,7,8,11,12
Chris Kirk12
Brooks Koepka11
Matt Kuchar12
Hunter Mahan12
Hideki Matsuyama12
Graeme McDowell1
Rory McIlroy1,6,7,12
Phil Mickelson6
Colin Montgomerie10
Kevin Na12
Bradley Neil (a)3
Geoff Ogilvy1,12
Louis Oosthuizen6
Ryan Palmer12
Patrick Reed12
Justin Rose1,12
Oliver Schniederjans (a)4
Charl Schwartzel5
Adam Scott5,11,12
John Senden12
Webb Simpson1,12
Brandt Snedeker11
Jordan Spieth5,12
Henrik Stenson11
Brendon Todd12
Cameron Tringale12
Jimmy Walker11,12
Bubba Watson5,12
Gary Woodland12
Tiger Woods1,8
Gunn Yang (a)2
(a) - Amateur
Bold - U.S. Open Champion

Key to Player Exemptions

1) Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the last ten years.

2) Winner and runner-up of the 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship (must be an amateur).

3) Winner of the 2014 British Amateur Championship (must be an amateur).

4) Winner of the 2014 Mark H. McCormack Medal (top-ranked in Men’s World Amateur Golf Rankings; must be an amateur)

5) Winners of the Masters Tournament the last five years.

6) Winners of the British Open Championship the last five years.

7) Winners of the PGA of America Championship the last five years.

8) Winners of the Players Championship the last three years.

9) Winner of the 2015 European Tour BMW PGA Championship.

10) Winner of the 2014 U.S. Senior Open Championship.

11) From the 2014 U.S. Open Championship, the 10 lowest scorers and anyone tying for 10th place.

12) Players qualifying for the season-ending 2014 Tour Championship.

13) From the current official World Golf Rankings, the top 60 point leaders and ties as of May 25, 2015.

14) From the current official World Golf Rankings, the top 60 point leaders and ties as of June 15, 2015.

15) Special exemptions as selected by the USGA.