Welcome

Your first Cardinal Card is FREE!  Students must be registered in the current semester at least one day prior to getting a Cardinal Card.  Employees must be entered in the payroll system at least one day prior to getting a card.

Students registered for the Spring 2015 semester may receive a card beginning December 18, 2014.


The Cardinal Card is the official identification card for University of Louisville students, faculty, and staff.

What can I do with my Cardinal Card?

Please visit one of our office locations if you need to obtain a replacement card.  All replacement cards are $10.00.

Cardholders are responsible for purchases made on lost or stolen cards before the card is reported lost or stolen either online or to the Cardinal Card Office (502-852-7520).  If a card is not reported lost or stolen, the cardholder is responsible for all purchases made on their lost or stolen card.