York University is proud to launch the new mobile YU-card to all incoming students, faculty and staff. The new mobile credential program highlights York’s reputation as a leader in excellence and innovation. York is committed to continually enhancing the University experience for all those who choose to learn, teach and work here.
Why get a YU-card?
YU-card is York’s official photo identification, and campus-wide payment card, for students, faculty and staff. YU-card provides access to several services and spaces across Keele, Glendon, and Markham campuses including the library, recreation facilities, exams, food, dining plans, shopping, events, discounts and more.
Am I eligible?
Mobile YU-cards are available to all new students, faculty, instructors and staff. Mobile cards are available to current community members as their physical YU-cards become due for renewal. If you wish to replace your card before the expiration date, please note that there is a $20 transition fee to mobile when your current card is returned to the YU-card Office.
Physical YU-card | Need a physical YU-card? Please visit the YU-card Office at WSC222 once your YU-card Application is approved.
Mobile YU-card at a Glance
Mobile cards streamline the user experience and provide new capabilities, such as directly loading Flex funds through the app and more.
The YU-card process can be done entirely online.
Switching to digital cards will eliminate approximately 400 kg of plastic and PVC consumption per year.
Mobile YU-cards on lost phones can be transferred to a new device for free.