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Campus Cards for Students

Find out how and where to use your UCSD Student ID Card.


To recover the costs to issue ID cards, the new campus card rate is $21.00 effective September 1, 2018. 

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The Campus Card Office is located in the Student Services Center, Suite 354A (map)

Business Hours: 

Monday-Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Your Student ID Card is your key to the campus. In addition to serving as your official photo identification card, the ID Card gives you access to campus buildings and events and lets you:

Special Badge Requests

If you are a department on-campus and need to request special badges (i.e. RA badges, CSO badges, etc.), please contact us at our Gmail account. Please be sure to provide full details of your request, including names, badge design (if applicable), requested date of completion, and department index in which to charge the order. 

Activate your Campus Card for Printing/Copying

Use your Student ID Card for printing and copying documents, using Imprints iaccess services.

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When you deposit funds to your Campus Card, it becomes a Triton Cash Debit Card, allowing you to make cash-free purchases at many on- and off-campus locations.