Using TheCard

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TheCard has a wide range of uses on campus including use of the Zahnow Library and Ryder Center facilities. Photographs for TheCard will be taken at orientation or within 24 hours of registration. Students will receive TheCard prior to beginning classes.

TheCard is required to access meal plans for students, faculty and staff.

TheCard is required to access the main entry of the First Year Suites, Living Centers and University Village Efficiency buildings. Faculty and staff use TheCard to access academic buildings during hours the buildings are closed to the public.

TheCard is a stored-value debit card. Once money is deposited into the established Flex Account, TheCard can be used to purchase goods and services on campus including at the Bookstore, laundry facilities, and Campus Dining venues.

TheCard is an ATM EZ Cash Card when used in conjunction with the Freedom Checking Account offered by Independent Bank. Students may have their student payroll earnings and financial aid refunds directly deposited into their Independent Bank checking account.