Beardshear Hall

ISU Card Office

    News and Announcements

    Christmas Break Hours

    The ISUCard Office hours for Christmas Break are:
    December 18th - 22nd: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
    December 25th - 27th: Closed
    December 28th - December 29th: To Be Determined
    January 1st: Closed
    January 2nd - January 12th 7:30am - 4:00 pm
    January 15th: Closed

    ISU Card proper storage

    • Carry your ISU Card in a convenient place you can easily access.
    • Store your ISU Card in a safe place that prevents the card from bending or breaking.
    • Keep your ISU Card separate from mobile devices and wireless phone chargers to prevent deactivation.

    Note: There is a $25 replacement fee for damage caused by improper storage or non-normal wear.

    Spend CyCash funds before May 10, 2024

    All existing balances must be used before the CyCash system on AccessPlus is deactivated on May 10, 2024. Students who use the Department of Residence Laundry can add funds through the Speed Queen App. Contact the Department of Residence with questions (, 515-294-2900).

    Quick Links


    • Need your first ISU Card?

      Visit the ISU Card Office in 0530 Beardshear Hall during our office hours to get your photo taken and obtain your ISU Card. Bring your university ID number and a valid state or federal-issued photo ID, such as a passport or driver's license. The ISU Card office does not accept appointments.


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    • Submitting your photo online?

      For new students only. Refer to your orientation materials for information on how to submit your photo online. ISU Cards are available for pickup during orientation and at the start of the semester. Bring a valid state or federal photo ID. 


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    • Lose your ISU Card during the weekend?

      For building access, check out a temporary access card from your hall desk. Return ASAP when your ISU Card is replaced. To use a meal plan, download the GET app. 

      Use ISU Dining's GET app