USF One Card At a Glance

One Card Operational Hours Update

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USF One Card Facts

  • A USF One Card is an important part of campus life, especially for those living in on-campus housing.
  • There are more than 1,500 card readers within USF's One Card network.
  • The USF One Card Office services approximately 10,000 patrons.
  • USF's campus community makes more than 5 million card swipes annually.

USF One Card Services

  • Personal Identification: Your USF One Card identifies you as a member of the USF community
  • Building Access: Your USF One Card serves as a key-card that verifies eligibility and unlocks doors for access into buildings and rooms
  • Debit Account/Meal Plan: You may add prepaid funds to your USF One Card, and then use your card to pay for on-campus expenses
  • Library Privileges: With your USF One Card comes entitlements for access into campus libraries and for book-borrowing privileges
  • Additional USF One Card Services: Other services related to the USF One Card Program include employment badges, passport photos, and MUNI stickers

USF One Card Glossary

  • USF One Card: The official campus ID card at USF
  • USF One Card Program: The program that centralizes several key University services, and provides a convenient means with which USF community members may access them
  • USF One Card Office: The office that administers the USF One Card Program
  • Don Dollars: The on-campus debit plan, which is optional and available to current USF community members
  • Flexi: The room-and-board meal plan, which is required for most USF students living on campus