The uOttawa card combines many cards into one. The card is your:
Official University of Ottawa student ID
- Library card for borrowing materials and printing documents
- Access card for residence buildings, labs and classrooms, fitness centres and gyms
- Payment card for meal plan food at the Dining Hall, campus printing services, and laundry machines in residence
- Debit card to purchase items on campus and from our off-campus partners using your Flex dollars.
Students who have the Pay-as-you-go plan can use their Dining $ account balance to pay the door rate at the Dining Hall, thereby saving the 13% tax.
Students who purchased a 5-day or 7-day meal plan also have a Dining Dollar account, allowing them to save the 13% tax on food prepared on campus at over . Unused Dining $ are converted to Flex $ at the end of the school year.