Campus Card General Information

Your Campus Card is the most important piece of identification you will have while at the University of Guelph. It 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.

Hours of Operation & Contact Information

Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday (Starting January 29th, 2021)
11:00 am to 4:00 pm

For any meal plan inquiries:
Phone: 519-824-4120 Ext: 52822

For any Student card inquiries:
Phone: 519-824-4120 Ext: 56745

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 Campus Card. You can follow the following steps to obtain your Campus Card

Process for obtaining a university card

Any submissions after August 15th 2021 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, damaged, 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?

You are responsible for your campus card that has been issued to you.If your card is damaged and not working, a replacement card will need to be issued to you. There is a $25 fee for it. The Student Campus Card replacement fee is payable by debit or credit to The Campus Card Office.

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. 

Submit the Lost Card Replacement Form. Once submitted, you will receive a pick up confirmation email or your card will be mailed directly to your address.

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 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.

  • Effective January 1st  2022, eligible students will simply tap their student card on the HID reader upon boarding a Guelph Transit bus. Please visit the CSA website to get more information about your student bus pass.

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."


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