Campus Card General Information

Your Student Campus Card is the most important piece of identification you will have while at the University of Guelph. The Campus Card confirms your affiliation with the University and can provide you with access to a wide variety of academic and wellness services.

It's also used for meal plans (including at these off-campus partners) and access to on-campus residence. You will retain this Campus Card for the duration of your studies at the University of Guelph.

How do I obtain a University of Guelph Student Campus Card?

If you are new to the University of Guelph and need to obtain a Student ID Card. You can follow the following steps to obtain your Campus Card

Process for obtaining a university card

Please submit the photograph and supporting documentation by July 15th 2021.  All cards will be mailed to your most recent address on file unless otherwise specified. 

Any submissions after August 15th 2021 cannot be mailed and will have to be picked up at the Campus Card Office. 

Is there a charge for the Card?

The cost of your first Guelph Student Campus Card is included in your registration fee. Lost, stolen or broken cards are subject to a Student Campus Card replacement fee of $25. The Student Campus Card replacement fee is payable by debit or credit to The Campus Card Office.

What do I do if my Campus Card doesn't work?

If a Campus Card is broken or not functioning, theCard will be reprinted at no charge as long as all the pieces of the campus card are submitted at the time of replacement.

What if I lose my Card?

Deactivate your card right from your cellphone or computer by going into the GET Mobile App and using Quick links to mark the card as lost. 

Alternatively, you can contact the Campus Card Office at

If you find your card, you can use the GET app to mark it as found.

Reactivation of a previously lost card cannot, under any circumstances, be done if a new card has already been issued. The replacement card will be subject to a Student ID Card replacement fee.

Additional Information

Meal Plan:

Bus Pass:

  • The student bus pass is usually also on your Campus Card (see the CSA website for details). The bus pass is paid as part of your Undergraduate or Graduate student fees. The bus pass is administered for students by the CSA or the GSA. Please Check these websites for bus pass distribution information.

NOTE: "It is fraudulent to submit a photograph of anyone other than the named individual who is registered at the University of Guelph OR University of Guelph-Humber. Submitting a fraudulent photo may result in sanctions or penalties under the University of Guelph OR University of Guelph-Humber Policies and Procedures."

Hours & Location

Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Campus Card Office
University of Guelph
University Centre, Level 0, Room 008. 
50 Stone Road E.
Guelph, ON
N1G 2W1