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Visiting the YU-card office? Join the queue or book an appointment with QLess!

With QLess you can check your estimated wait time and receive notifications when to proceed to the YU-card Office for service. For YU-card Pickups, you must have applied online in advance with an approved photo upload. Please complete the COVID-19 Screening Checklist prior to your visit.

Required Services Only:
In an effort to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the YU-card Office has shifted to a Required Services model. New and replacement YU-cards will be issued to individuals authorized on campus and/or needing access to on-campus services only. Please complete the COVID-19 Screening Checklist prior to your visit. For all other inquiries please contact us at:

Phone: (416)736-5674

We remain committed to serving you and will respond to your request as soon as possible.

New Students 2020-2021:
In keeping with physical distancing guidelines, all new incoming students must apply for their YU-card online via the YU-card photo upload service.

- For 2020-2021, only students attending in-person classes or accessing limited on-campus services are required to obtain a YU-card. Please visit Get Your YU-card for more information.

- Students enrolled in online courses only and not attending campus do not need a YU-card and are not encouraged to visit campus to obtain one. Your submitted photo will be used for your YU-card once regular operations resume.

YU-card Expiry Extension:
YU-cards expiring April 30, 2020 onward have automatically extended to April 30, 2021 to ensure continuity of services for returning students. The YU-card Office will continue to monitor the ongoing situation and reassess needs for further extensions.

York University's Official Photo Identification and Debit Card!

It's the one card you need to access key services such as the Library, recreation facilities, exams, food, meal plans, shopping, events, discounts and more. Load up your YU-card and use it as a debit card at 200 points of sale across campus, plus select off-campus merchants, to save time and money - perfect for being on the go.

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Our Services

Get Your YU-card

Photo Upload Service

In light of COVID-19, all new incoming student and staff are required to apply online using the YU-card Photo Upload Tool. Sign in with your Passport York, to upload a passport style ID photo for your YU-card.

Replace/Renew Your Card

You can visit the YU-card Office to obtain a replacement card if your card was stolen, misplaced or needs renewal.

Manage Your YU-card

eAccounts Mobile App

The app lets you quickly view your account balances and transaction history, top up your Flex account with additional funds, and freeze your YU-card if it is misplaced.

The app lets you quickly view your account balances and transaction history, top up your Flex account with additional funds, and freeze your YU-card if it is misplaced.

Check Your Balance/Make a Deposit

Don't forget to check your balance so that you never run low! Others can also deposit funds into your account by using the "Guest Deposit" feature.

Use Your Card


School life is easier with your YU-card, an accepted photo ID and payment method at hundreds of locations across campus.

Deals and Discounts

Find the best promotions on campus exclusive to YU-card holders only!

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