What Does My NCard Do?

The NCard is designed to be your permanent University of Nebraska-Lincoln photo identification card. It will be valid as long as you are affiliated with the University. The NCard system is campus-wide and is used by campus departments and offices for identification, authentication and access.

  • The NCard should be carried when on University property and must be presented upon request.
  • Misuse of the NCard may result in disciplinary action and/or confiscation of the NCard.
  • Under the Student Code of Conduct, "it shall be an act of misconduct to loan, transfer, or alter the student NCard."

What Does My NCard Get Me Access To?

The following services are made available to students through the collection of student fees and use the NCard for authentication and access.

How Do I Make Purchases With My NCard?

NCard Account

As a registered student or faculty/staff member at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, you may open an NCard Account. Charges made using the NCard appear on the Student Accounts Consolidated Bill if you are a student or as a payroll deduction for faculty and staff. The NCard Campus Account is accepted at the following locations:

Discover these hidden ways to use your NCard around town

This list includes on and off-campus places to use your NCard. This list is not maintained by UNL or the NCard office.