Rutgers ID Cards

Whenever students are on campus, their Rutgers ID Card must be on their person and readily available. Generally, a Rutgers ID Card provides access to services such as:

  • Attendance verification 
  • Events 
  • Checkout privileges at Rutgers University libraries 
  • Computer labs and printing services 
  • Recreation centers 
  • Purchased meal plans and debit account options 
  • Assigned housing and other University building access 

To learn more about obtaining an RU ID card, or to receive an ID card after uploading a photo, please visit Please report lost Rutgers ID Cards to Identity and Access Management.