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| Service Update: Photo Upload Service is temporarily offline. Please visit YU-card Office at William Small Centre (WSC) 222 to get your YU-card.


Bring Your Government-issued Photo ID!

To help us serve you better, please bring one piece of government-issued Photo ID with you when you pick up your YU-card at William Small Centre 222.


Photo ID is required when you are picking up your YU-card.

What To Bring?

You must bring one of the following pieces of government issued photo identification:

  • Driver’s Licence
  • Ontario Photo Card
  • Permanent Resident Card
  • Certificate of Indian Status
  • Passport

Note: If you do not possess any ID issued by a Canadian government, you must present a passport. All documents must be valid and original. Expired/copies/photos are not accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS.

York University's Official ID & Debit Card

It's the one card you need to access services such as the Libraryrecreation facilitiesexamsfoodmeal plansshoppingeventsdiscounts and more. It is also a debit card you can use across campuses to save time and money - perfect for being on the go.

YU-card at a Glance


We have more than 50,000 community members using YU-card at York University Keele and Glendon Campus.


Over 30 locations accept YU-card from purchasing at dining areas to accessing buildings.


York University is the 3rd largest school in Canada, offering campus-wide ID & Debit cards.


York community members can enjoy bonus savings from Meal Plans with their YU-card.