Where To Use It

School life is easier with your YU-card, an accepted photo ID and payment method at hundreds of locations across campus.

On-Campus Eateries

Swipe the YU-card and pay with your Flex Dollars or Meal Plan at any eatery across the Keele or Glendon campuses! Visit Food Services' Dining Directory and satisfy those campus cravings.

On-Campus Retailers

York University Bookstore York Lanes Retail Centre
Campus Photo and Printing York Lanes Retail Centre
Data Integrity
NOTE: Use of the YU-card at Data Integrity is for personal purchases only. Purchases against a York budget number must be completed via electronic invoicing.
York Lanes Retail Centre
Nutrition House York Lanes Retail Centre
Salon Concepts Spa York Lanes Retail Centre
York Lanes Dental York Lanes Retail Centre

York Departments and Student Organizations

York Departments

  • Department of Design (Design Lab)
  • Tait McKenzie Centre

Student Organizations

  • Calumet College Council
  • Founders College Student Council
  • Glendon College Student Union
  • McLaughlin College Council
  • New College Council
  • Stong College Council
  • Winters College Council

Off-Campus Merchants - NEW!

Your YU-card Flex dollars are now accepted at select merchants off campus! Click here for a list of merchants and details.

Vending Machines

No spare change? No worries! Use your Flex dollars at vending machines across campus.

Printing and Photocopying

YU-card is the exclusive method of payment for printing and photocopying in libraries and labs across campus. Click here for more information about the University's central print and photocopy service.

Residence Laundry Machines

YU-card is the exclusive payment method for all residence laundry rooms on the Keele and Glendon campuses. Unfortunately, your YU-card won't do the ironing.