Effective July 1, 2017 the option to charge Campus Cash
to your student account will no longer be available. Campus Cash
may still be applied to your UB Card, however must be pre-paid. A
new UB Card option to assist in the purchase of academic books and
supplies at the University Bookstore will be available for
financial aid recipients who have an anticipated credit on their
student account for the current term.
Campus Cash, the prepaid debit account encoded on your UB Card,
is a safe and convenient way to purchase textbooks, classroom
supplies, food and other necessities. It is accepted at all the
best places on campus as well as numerous businesses off campus,
and will continue to be accepted as a prepaid option, without the
hassle of carrying cash or checks.
Campus Cash funds may be added to your account using the GET app
or the UB Card website.
Beginning August 14, 2017 to purchase academic books and
supplies at the University Bookstore when anticipated financial aid
credit exceeds $100.00:
- An Academic Books and Supplies item will be added
to students' To-Do List in the HUB Student Center for those with an
anticipated financial aid credit exceeding $100.00. Visit UB Card
Services in 1Capen to add anticipated financial aid credit to your
UB Card. The transaction will be reflected on your student account
as Academic Books and Supplies.
- Visit the University Bookstore to purchase academic books and
supplies. At checkout present your UB Card to the cashier and
indicate you would like to use your Academic Books and
Supplies account for the purchase.
For questions regardng procedural updates, please contact the UB