Rutgers ID Card

The RUconnection Card is the official photo identification card issued to faculty, staff, students, and guests on all Rutgers University campuses. This unified photo ID card serves as the primary form of identity verification throughout the University. Based on your role within the Rutgers University community, the RUconnection Card may be used to access services including:

  • Checkout privileges at any of the Rutgers University libraries
  • Access to recreation centers and computer lab facilities
  • Entry to events
  • Access to purchased meal plans and debit account options
  • Access to assigned housing and other buildings
  • Identification for transactions with the university cashier and registrar
  • Attendance verification for classes and exams

For more information and when you can obtain your RUconnection Card: