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Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
exempt players
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
exempt players
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
exempt players
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
exempt players
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
exempt players
14
Winner of the 2020 Mark H. McCormack Medal for being the No. 1 player in World Amateur Golf Ranking (Must be an amateur)
Exempt players not yet determined
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
exempt players
player
exemption categories category type
(a) Denotes Amateur | Bold - U.S. Open Champion
Abraham Ancer A. Ancer
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Marcus Armitage M. Armitage
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Daniel Berger D. Berger
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Christiaan Bezuidenhout C. Bezuidenhout
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Richard Bland R. Bland
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Sam Burns S. Burns
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Patrick Cantlay P. Cantlay
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Paul Casey P. Casey
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Cameron Champ C. Champ
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
Stewart Cink S. Cink
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Corey Conners C. Conners
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Dave Coupland D. Coupland
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Bryson DeChambeau B. DeChambeau
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Thomas Detry T. Detry
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Harris English H. English
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Tony Finau T. Finau
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Matthew Fitzpatrick M. Fitzpatrick
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Tommy Fleetwood T. Fleetwood
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Sergio Garcia S. Garcia
5
Winners of the Masters Tournament from 2017-21
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Lanto Griffin L. Griffin
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
Brian Harman B. Harman
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Tyrrell Hatton T. Hatton
9
Winner of 2020 BMW PGA Championship
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Russell Henley R. Henley
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Garrick Higgo G. Higgo
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Charley Hoffman C. Hoffman
16
From the June 7, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties (if not previously exempt)
Max Homa M. Homa
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Billy Horschel B. Horschel
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Viktor Hovland V. Hovland
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Mackenzie Hughes M. Hughes
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
Sungjae Im S. Im
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Zach Johnson Z. Johnson
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
Dustin Johnson D. Johnson
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
5
Winners of the Masters Tournament from 2017-21
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Matt Jones M. Jones
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Martin Kaymer M. Kaymer
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
Brad Kennedy B. Kennedy
17
Leading player from 2020 Asian Tour Order of Merit; 2020 ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia Order of Merit and 2021 Sunshine Tour Order of Merit
Si Woo Kim S. Kim
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Kevin Kisner K. Kisner
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Brooks Koepka B. Koepka
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
6
Winners of the PGA Championship from 2016-21
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Jason Kokrak J. Kokrak
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Matt Kuchar M. Kuchar
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Kyoung-Hoon Lee K. Lee
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Marc Leishman M. Leishman
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Joe Long (a) J. Long
13
Winner of the 2020 The Amateur Championship staged by The R&A (must be an amateur)
Shane Lowry S. Lowry
7
Winners of The Open Championship from 2016-19
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Robert MacIntyre R. MacIntyre
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Hideki Matsuyama H. Matsuyama
5
Winners of the Masters Tournament from 2017-21
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Rory McIlroy R. McIlroy
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
8
Winners of the Players Championship in 2019 and 2021
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Adrian Meronk A. Meronk
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Phil Mickelson P. Mickelson
6
Winners of the PGA Championship from 2016-21
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
18
Special exemptions as selected by the USGA.
Guido Migliozzi G. Migliozzi
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Francesco Molinari F. Molinari
7
Winners of The Open Championship from 2016-19
Edoardo Molinari E. Molinari
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Collin Morikawa C. Morikawa
6
Winners of the PGA Championship from 2016-21
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Sebastian Munoz S. Munoz
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
Kevin Na K. Na
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Joaquin Niemann J. Niemann
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Wilco Nienaber W. Nienaber
17
Leading player from 2020 Asian Tour Order of Merit; 2020 ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia Order of Merit and 2021 Sunshine Tour Order of Merit
Louis Oosthuizen L. Oosthuizen
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Wade Ormsby W. Ormsby
17
Leading player from 2020 Asian Tour Order of Merit; 2020 ISPS Handa PGA Tour of Australasia Order of Merit and 2021 Sunshine Tour Order of Merit
Carlos Ortiz C. Ortiz
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Charles Osborne (a) C. Osborne
4
Runner-up in 2020 U.S. Amateur (Must be an amateur)
Ryan Palmer R. Palmer
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Victor Perez V. Perez
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Ian Poulter I. Poulter
16
From the June 7, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties (if not previously exempt)
Jon Rahm J. Rahm
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Patrick Reed P. Reed
5
Winners of the Masters Tournament from 2017-21
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Justin Rose J. Rose
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Xander Schauffele X. Schauffele
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Scottie Scheffler S. Scheffler
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Adam Scott A. Scott
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Webb Simpson W. Simpson
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Jordan Smith J. Smith
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Cameron Smith C. Smith
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Matthew Southgate M. Southgate
12
From the three-event U.S. Open 2021 European Qualifying Series (Betfred British Masters, Made in HimmerLand Championship and Porsche European Open), the top 10 aggregate points earners that are not otherwise exempt.
Jordan Spieth J. Spieth
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
7
Winners of The Open Championship from 2016-19
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Henrik Stenson H. Stenson
7
Winners of The Open Championship from 2016-19
Tyler Strafaci T. Strafaci
3
Winner of 2020 U.S. Amateur Championship
Kevin Streelman K. Streelman
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Justin Thomas J. Thomas
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
6
Winners of the PGA Championship from 2016-21
8
Winners of the Players Championship in 2019 and 2021
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
11
Winners of multiple full-point PGA Tour events from the originally scheduled 2020 U.S. Open to the 2021 U.S. Open
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Brendon Todd B. Todd
10
Those players qualifying for the season-ending 2020 Tour Championship
Jimmy Walker J. Walker
6
Winners of the PGA Championship from 2016-21
Matt Wallace M. Wallace
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Bubba Watson B. Watson
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Lee Westwood L. Westwood
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Bernd Wiesberger B. Wiesberger
16
From the June 7, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties (if not previously exempt)
Matthew Wolff M. Wolff
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Gary Woodland G. Woodland
1
Winners of the U.S. Open Championship the Last 10 Years (2011-20)
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties
Will Zalatoris W. Zalatoris
2
From the 2020 U.S. Open, the Lowest 10 Scorers and Ties
15
From the May 24, 2021 Official World Golf Ranking, the top 60 point leaders and ties