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The USFCard is the official identification card of the University of South Florida. The USFCard is a multi-functional card with digitized photo and electronic identification and validation for departments needing to verify student and/or employee status. The USFCard was designed as a platform for a multitude of services and functions.

The cost for your original card is $10.00. Replacement cards are $15.00.

Payment Methods

Starting on December 8, 2014, students will no longer have to pay for the ID Card at the time of issue. Instead, students will be conveniently billed to their university account.

Tampa Campus: Customers may pay with Visa/MasterCard, Cash, or Check at the Tampa Campus location in the Marshall Student Center.

St. Petersburg Campus: Customers may pay with Visa/MasterCard at the St. Petersburg Campus location in the Nelson Poynter Library.

Other Regional Campus: Customers may pay with a credit card or debit card at the Regional Campus USFCard Centers.  For the safety and security of everyone, customers who wish to pay by cash or check must do so at the Cashier's Office (Sarasota Campus-SMC B116). The Cashier's Office will provide a receipt which may be taken to the USFCard Center as proof of payment.

Cardholder Responsibilities

A. Use of the USFCard by anyone other than the person to whom it was issued is strictly prohibited.
B. The cardholder is subject to disciplinary actions or other penalties for improper use of the card.
C. The cardholder is responsible for any and all losses associated with the card.
D. Punching holes, marking on the card, adding stickers or altering the card in any way is strictly prohibited.

Tampa Campus
Location: Marshall Student Center (MSC), Room 1505
Hours: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am-6:00pm, Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
USF Health: Download this form
Distance Learning students, use this online form

For more information, please call (813) 974-2357.

Sarasota Campus
Location: 8350 N. Tamiami Trail in B116
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm.
For more information, please call (941) 359-4220

USF St. Petersburg
Location: Nelson Poynter Library, Room 221
Hours Monday - Thursday: 9:00am-5:30pm
Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
For more information, please call (727) 873-4409