Average rank of highest-ranked team in BCS Standings
Average conference ranking (ranking of all teams in the conference by the six computers)
Adjusted Top 25 performance ranking (number of teams in top 25 of BCS standings, as a percentage of the top conference)
Threshold for annual automatic qualification: top six in rankings No. 1 and No. 2 and top 50 percent in No. 3.
Threshold to be considered by the Presidential Oversight Committee for a waiver: top six in Nos. 1 and 2 rankings, or top five in one and top seven in the other, and top 33.3 percent in No. 3.