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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 affiliates may be eligible for affiliate ID cards. These cards must be requested by a University unit.

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.