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Campus at your fingertips

The i-card is the official University of Illinois identification card. Students, faculty, and staff use their i-cards to pay for meals, borrow library books, access campus facilities, and more. Each campus uses the i-card to provide many great services and conveniences to the University community.

Are you a new student or employee?

Welcome to the University of Illinois! Find out how to get an i-card on your campus or discover more about using your i-card.

Are you a campus visitor or other University affiliate?

Visitors, participants in special programs, and other University affiliates may be eligible for other University ID cards. Contact your campus ID Center for more information.

Are you a University retiree?

Many University retirees are eligible for a Retired Faculty and Staff i-card. The card services available to retirees are often similar to those available to current faculty and staff. To find out more, contact your campus ID Center.