This is a list of the 1987 PGA Tour Qualifying School graduates. 54 players earned their 1988 PGA Tour card through Q-School in 1987. The tournament was played over 108 holes at Pine Lakes Golf Club and Matanzas Golf Club, in Palm Coast, Florida. Those earning cards split the $100,000 purse, with the winner earning $15,000.John Huston was the medallist. Jim Hallet finished in second place. After several attempts in the mid-1980s, Hallet finally made it on to the PGA Tour.
Several former PGA Tour winners entered the tournament trying to regain full-time status. They included Dave Eichelberger, John Fought, Barry Jaeckel, Bobby Cole, and Leonard Thompson.Eichelberger and Thompson were the only ones that were successful. Fought was disqualified in the first round for signing an incorrect scorecard.
|2||Jim Hallet||1987 Order of Merit winner on Asia Golf Circuit|
|T6||Jim Nelford||2 runner-up finishes on PGA Tour|
|Scott Verplank||Winner of 1984 U.S. Amateur, 1 PGA Tour win|
|Tommy Armour III|
|Tom Sieckmann||3 Asia Golf Circuit wins|
|Brian Tennyson||2 Asia Golf Circuit wins|
|Leonard Thompson||2 PGA Tour wins|
|Tom Pernice Jr.|
|Billy Ray Brown|
|Tim Norris||1 PGA Tour win|
|Bill Britton||Playoff loss at 1982 Walt Disney World Golf Classic|
|Dillard Pruitt||Winner of 1983 Sunnehanna Amateur|
|Loren Roberts||Winner of 1979 PGA Assistant Championship|
|Dave Eichelberger||4 PGA Tour wins|
|Lance Ten Broeck||Winner of Magnolia State Classic|
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