The top 30 available players from the final previous year's Official Champions Tour Money List provided such players are 50th or better on such Money List.
The top 30 available players from the All-Time Money List as of commitment deadline, not otherwise exempt above, provided such players are (net) 70th or higher on such List.
The top four available and not otherwise exempt players from the current year's official Money List, in order of their position, through the tournament immediately preceding the Regions Tradition.
Winners of cosponsored or approved Champions Tour tournaments (excluding team events) since the prior year's Regions Tradition.
Winners of major championships on the Champions Tour (Senior PGA Championship, the Senior Open Championship, U.S. Senior Open, Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship, Regions Tradition) in the preceding five calendar years and the current year.
Those players eligible for tournaments in accordance with Article III, Section A.1(m) (World Golf Hall of Fame Members) of the Tournament Regulations.
At the invitation of the host organization, up to four players not otherwise exempt for the Regions Tradition, provided no less than two such players shall be winners, whose victories are considered official, of a PGA TOUR or Champions Tour tournament.