It's an I.D. card.
Your EAGLEcard will identify you as an affiliate of the University - whether as a student, visitor, contractor or faculty/staff member. The I.D. is required to be presented whenever you attend any school activity, event, game or department for services.
It's an access card.
If you reside in on-campus University housing, your EAGLEcard will provide you access to the residence halls. Also, certain labs and buildings require the use of an EAGLEcard for entry.
It's a debit card.
Your EAGLEcard comes with a debit account that is managed by the University, your EAGLE Dollars account. This debit account can be used to make purchases at:
The University Bookstore
All on-campus Dining locations
And at select merchants, see Locations
See the Make a Deposit section to add funds to this universal account.