Residential Huskie Bucks (Optional)

Process for $100 Huskie Bucks Add-on 

As a student planning to live in the residence halls for spring 2021, you have an option to deposit $100 in Huskie Bucks on your OneCard by charging it to your Bursar Student Account. For students receiving financial aid, the Residential Huskie Bucks charge may be covered by some or all of your aid.

Huskie Bucks is the only way students can:

Residential Huskie Bucks cannot be used to purchase transcripts, bowling and billiard or non-food items (e.g., coffee cups, etc.). For students receiving financial aid, the Residential Huskie Bucks charge may be covered by some or all of your aid.

Eligibility

You must be enrolled in classes and be charged housing on your MyNIU account for spring 2021 to be eligible. 

Sign Up

Sign Up for $100 Huskie Bucks in MyNIU

In MyNIU, go to Tasks tile > To Do List > Optional Huskie Bucks Deposit. You can sign up through January 22, 2021 (by 4:30 p.m.). 

After signing up, a $100 charge called Residential Huskie Bucks will be added to your student MyNIU account and the Huskie Bucks funds will be available according to the schedule below:

Signed Up Huskie Bucks Available
Before 7 p.m. on December 15, 2020 December 16, 2020
After 7 p.m. on December 15, 2020 Within 1-3 NIU business days (when the university is open)

See our how-to guide (PDF)

Contact Us

OneCard ID Services
Founders Memorial Library, room 104
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone: 815-753-9569

Email: onecard@niu.edu

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