UVic ONECard

Students at a cafeteria

Your ONECard is your all-in-one UVic ID

The ONECard is an essential piece of identification for all UVic students, faculty/staff, retirees, alumni and affiliates.

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U-Pass kiosk

Ride the bus without hassle

Your ONECard is your bus pass. You can validate your card at one of our U-Pass kiosks on campus.

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Student using the ONECard

Using your ONECard at University Food Services

Paying with ONECard is faster than using cash, debit or credit. Just flash your card at one of the black ONECard readers.

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The UVic ONECard is the single official identification card for the University of Victoria community. It incorporates many systems and services throughout the university under one card.

As long as you're a current student, faculty, staff, retiree or alumni, your ONECard will be an important piece of identification on campus. Learn more about the ONECard and how to get your ONECard.

Load your ONECard and use it as a debit card (with no fees attached) at many point of sale systems across campus. Watch for updates on new services to be added in phases.

Your ONECard is:

Phase 1 (May 2014)

  • New UVic ID card design
  • Official UVic cardholder identification
  • Required proof of identification for exams
  • Required proof of identification for UVic Health Services
  • Your Universal Bus Pass (U-Pass) for BC Transit*
  • U-Pass validation kiosks (University Centre and Student Union Building)
  • Library card for UVic libraries
  • Access to Vikes Recreation facilities*
  • Your Vikes Athletics regular season game card
  • Student Meal Plans tap 'n' go payment at all University Food Services locations
  • Tap 'n' go payment at all University Food Services locations
  • ONECard Flex declining balance account opening at more location in 2015
  • Online web fund loading at any time

* Students in on-campus credit courses pay this fee in their tuition.

Phase 2

Phase 2 is coming soon! Tap 'n' go payment at:

  • UVic Bookstore
  • Finnerty Express
  • Campus vending machines
  • UVSS businesses

Phase 3

Phase 3 will roll out with future applications:

  • Building and door access
  • Parking
  • Residence laundry
  • Printing
  • Off-campus businesses
  • Loyalty rewards