The OneCard ID is the official identification card of Northern Illinois University. It is the key to accessing all student functions on campus (e.g., Huskie Bucks, meal plans, Campus Recreation, door access, library services). View the complete list of OneCard ID uses.

Huskie Bucks

Huskie Bucks is a pre-paid debit account students can open with NIU that is accessed with your OneCard ID. Huskie Bucks are meant to be a convenient way of making purchases on campus and in the surrounding community. Take advantage of this great program with a variety of services including:

Services for NIU Departments and Organizations

OneCard ID Services provides solutions for departments and NIU organizations looking to utilize the OneCard ID for attendance tracking and other transaction data processing. OneCard ID Services also provides guidance and help to users of the OneCard system (Blackboard Transact / Reporting System). Please Contact Us for more information.

If you have a question that relates to any of the options listed below, please select for more information:

PLEASE NOTE: requests to use equipment must be sent at least one (1) week prior to needing it.

Contact Us

OneCard ID Services
HSC Ground Floor

Phone: 815-753-9569
Email: onecard@niu.edu 

Business Hours