What is UCARD?

UCARD is the UCD campus smartcard.

The UCARD is the official identification card for UCD students. The UCARD is multi-functional, and is used for numerous services on campus e.g. library, identification, printing, photocopying, access control and much more i.e. ‘One card for all functions’

Your UCARD offers convenience, flexibility and most importantly, security. Each student has his or her own confidential UCARD account.

What can I use it for?

You can use it anywhere you see the UCARD symbol next to a pay or service point which currently includes.

  • CopiPrint (Print, Copy & Scanning)
  • Access to UCD Residences, UCD Sports & Fitness, and the Library
  • Use it as an electronic purse
  • Purchasing Lockers more information on Lockers can be found here
  • Purchasing ISIC Card more information on ISIC Card can be found here
  • Time and Attendance
  • Identification