Every member of the School of Engineering community, including staff, receives a OneCard, our photo identification card. Use your OneCard to:

  • Gain access to the School of Engineering buildings
  • Borrow books from the Dibner library
  • Pay for meal charges in the cafeteria
  • Access the gym and the fitness center
  • Pay for copies made in the print shop

For answers to questions about your OneCard that aren’t given on this page, contact the One Card Office:
 Rogers Hall 015, 

I Lost My OneCard. How Do I Replace It?

  • Go to the Bursar Office and pay $15 for a replacement card
 (effective June 1, 2016, the lost card fee will increase to $25). You will receive a receipt for your payment.
  • Bring your receipt to the Brooklyn Card Center office (Rogers Hall, Rm 102 > Next to JAB Security Desk) where you will be issued a new card. Their Office Hours are Monday-Friday, 10am-6pm.

Which School of Engineering Buildings Will My OneCard Let Me Into?

With a valid OneCard, you can access the following buildings depending on your role within the School of Engineering community:

Rogers Hall 
(including Jacobs Academic Building and Jacobs Building)

  • Currently registered students
  • Active employees
  • Non-School of Engineering students with a meal plan

Dibner Building

  • Currently registered students
  • Active employees

Othmer Residence Hall

  • Current dorm occupants

Paying for Food with Your OneCard

Students Living in the Othmer Residence Hall

Your OneCard will automatically be filled with money for purchases in the Lackmann Cafeteria. The amount will depend on the type of room you have (apartment or suite) and will be charged to your tuition bill. Contact the Bursar Office for details.

Students Living Off-Campus, Staff, and Faculty

You can deposit money on your OneCard for use in the Lackmann Cafeteria in two ways:

  • Pay by cash: Use the OneCard machine located in the cafeteria. (Only $10 and $20 bills are accepted.)
  • Pay by credit card: Visit Bursar Office: 201 Dibner Building.

Guidelines for Using Your OneCard

  • Do NOT lend your OneCard to another person; you are responsible for any charges made on the card
  • Your card can be confiscated for misuse and you are required to pay a $15 fee for a replacement card (effective June 1, 2016, the lost card fee will increase to $25). 
  • You MUST swipe your ID card at a card scanner when you enter a School of Engineering building
  • Remember to wear your ID card when you are on campus