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Discover uOttawa card

Are you visiting the University of Ottawa or are you an employee? Use the Discover uOttawa card to make all your purchases on campus. It only costs $3.

You can buy a Discover uOttawa card at the uOttawa Card Service or at one of the dispensers at:

  • Morisset Hall (first floor)
  • Fauteux Hall (fourth floor, in library)
  • Tabaret Hall (Infoservice, TBT 129)
  • 90 University (lobby)
  • Roger Guindon Hall (in the library)

How to buy a Discover uOttawa card from the card dispenser and reloading station (cost of $3):

  1. Touch the screen and select "purchase visitor card"
  2. Pay with Visa, MasterCard or Interac Flash
  3. Retrieve the card

Funds are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Use this card wherever the uOttawa card is accepted.

You can add funds onto your Discover card uOttawa online or at any card dispenser and reloading station or in person at the uOttawa Card Service.

Funds can be added at any time, day or night, by logging on as a visitor. On this secure website, you can load your card by using Visa, MasterCard or Interac on line (through BMO (Bank of Montreal), TD Canada Trust (Toronto Dominion), RBC (Royal Bank of Canada) or ScotiaBank). The minimum amount you can load online is $25. 

Funds can be added at any card dispenser and reloading station on campus.

  • Morisset Library (first floor)
  • Fauteux Hall (fourth floor, in library)
  • Tabaret Hall (Infoservice, TBT 129)
  • 90 University (lobby)
  • Roger Guindon Hall (in library)

Bring your Discover uOttawa card to the uOttawa Card Service to load it with funds by using Interac, Visa, MasterCard, a certified cheque or a money order. Cheques should be made out to “uOttawa Card Service”. 

To access in-person uOttawa Card services, save time and join the virtual line using the QLess virtual line systemYou will receive a notification when it's your time to be served.