Your Official University of Alberta Identification Card

ONEcard: Your Key to Campus

You can use your ONEcard to access a wide variety of services across campus. Get your ONEcard today!

New Students:

New student ONEcards will be distributed during our Fall Carding Event starting August 22, 2018. You must upload your photo by August 18.


Account Balance

Need to check if you have enough for a muffin and a coffee? Check your account balance before making your order.

Account History

Manage your spending by looking over your transaction history.

Deposit Funds

Running low on money? Deposit funds on your ONEcard fast online using a credit or debit card!

Lost/Stolen Cards

Don’t know where your card is? Want to make sure it’s not being used for nefarious purposes? Put a hold on your ONEcard to keep it safe.

Upload a Photo

Have a great selfie that you love? Put it on your ONEcard!

Voluntary Meal Plan

Interested in eating at the NEW Peter Lougheed Hall Dining room? Purchase a block of meals and swipe your ONEcard for all inclusive meal access!



Use your ONEcard to access campus buildings and services.

Copying & Printing

Swipe your card to print, copy or scan in colour or black and white at multifunction printers located across campus.


Students and Conference Guests living in Residence can use ONEcard cash to do laundry on campus.


Check out library* materials and book study spaces.

Meal Plan

Purchase food participating dining locations on campus using your Meal Plan* account.

Ran out of meal plan funds? No worries - you can top up before the end of the term.

ONEcard Cash

Buy food and snacks at participating dining locations on campus.

Purchase merchandise at the University of Alberta Bookstore.


Purchase parking on campus with ONEcard Cash.


Ride transit* as part of the University's U-Pass and Staff LRT Program initiatives.

Information for Merchants

*access to services is based on student fee assessments and staff contracts.


April 18, 2018

Update - July 20, 2018

The InfoLink ONEcard Service Centre will be closed for a scheduled building power outage on Friday, August 10th. If you need assistance on this date, please visit Student Life Central in the basement of the Students’ Union Building (SUB 0-81) between 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

InfoLink ONEcard will re-open to regular office hours Monday, August 13th.

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