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Your Cardinal Card is accepted at numerous locations, both on and off campus.


Meal Plan Account 


Meal plans are mandatory for on-campus residents and full-time commuters (taking at least 9 hours on the Belknap Campus).  Meal plan funds consist of meal swipes and flex points and can only be used for purchases at on-campus dining locations (Cardinal Towne restaurants do not accept meal plan funds).  

Meals expire at the end of each semester; flex points expire at the end of the spring semester.

You save 6 percent every time you use your flex points. 

If you run out of funds, simply add more with Cardinal Card Online. Any deposit above $100 earns a 10 percent bonus. Example: a $150 deposit gives you $165 to spend.

Cardinal Cash Account

Cardinal Cash is a voluntary account linked to your Cardinal Card that can be used for purchases at various locations on and off campus.  Cardinal Cash is required for printing/copying services on campus.  You may also use Cardinal Cash on campus at select vending machines, campus bookstores, postal services, and the iTech Xpress store, among many other locations.  
Cardinal Cash is also accepted at off-campus retail locations and restaurants including many of the Cardinal Towne businesses.  
Funds in your Cardinal Cash account never expire. 
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Your Cardinal Cash account is accepted both on and off-campus:


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