Points Categories & Values

Each contestant may receive points for each line item once per episode. Scores for each Monday episode will be posted by the following Friday. New catagories for this year are in bold.


Attending group date 10
Attending One on One 25
Attending Two on One 30
Receiving a rose 25
Receiving group date rose (in addition to regular rose points) 25
Being called last during rose ceremony 5
Going on hometown date 50
Going to fantasy suite 75
Proposing or being proposed to 75
Receiving the final rose 100

Date Activities:

Hot tubbing 5
Attending a concert 10
Riding in helicopter/private jet 10
Riding a horse 10
Being attached to a harness 10
Riding on boat 10
Winning or being part of winning team on group date 10
Meeting the bachelor(ette)’s family/friends 20


Saying “not here to make friends” 10
Saying “not here for the right reasons” 10
Saying he/she has never felt this way about anyone before 10
Saying he/she is “all in” 10
Saying current city/country is a great place to fall in love 10
Mentioning a deceased loved one 15
Discussing sex/intimacy with bachelor(ette) 20


Kissing the bachelor(ette) (on the lips) 15
Crying (must see tears fall from eyes or obvious crying) 20
Appearing drunk 15
Receiving medical attention 20
Talking shit about another contestant to Bachelor(ette) 15
Having body part (other than mouth) blurred 10
Leaving show on own accord 40
Pulling a Mesnick (Coming in 2nd, then being chosen by the Bachelor(ette) after 1st place contestant is dumped) 150

“Love” Section:

Note: If a contestant professes love in more than one category below, he/she will be awarded points based on the highest scoring profession of love

Saying “I’m falling for you” or “I’m falling in love with you” to Bachelor(ette) (May include “I think I’m..”) 20
Saying “I’m in love with you” to the Bachelor(ette) 25
Saying “I love you” to the Bachelor(ette) 35
Being told “I love you” by the bachelor(ette) 35