How You Can Use Your BUID
Meal Plan Purchases
Your BUID can be used to either "swipe in" at Bostwick Marketplace, the Bison, the Terrace Room and Commons Café, or to purchase à la carte food. Simply hand the cashier your BUID card to have your meal account debited.
Learn more about meal plan options
Campus Dollars Purchases
Your Campus Dollars account is a prepaid flexible spending account that turns your BUID into a debit card. Simply deposit money into a special account linked to your BUID card, and then you can use your card on campus and off to pay for laundry, groceries, dining and golf course expenses. Campus Dollars are refundable, any remaining balance will be applied to your student billing account when you graduate or if you separate from the University.
You can use Campus Dollars on campus at:
- All dining venues
- All laundry facilities
- Many beverage machines
- Bucknell Golf Club
- Student tables in the ELC Mall
Local merchants that accept Campus Dollars include:
- Barnes & Noble at Bucknell University Bookstore
- The Campus Theatre
- CVS at Penn House Commons
- Giant Food Store
- Moe's Southwest Grill
- Pizza Phi
- Primo Hoagies
- Sweet Frog
- Weis Markets
There are multiple locations on campus available for copying and printing. Black and white copies are available at no charge for student and departmental work. The cost for color copies or prints is 25 cents per page when using Campus Dollars.
Faculty and staff can make personal copies or prints using their Campus Dollars account. For more information, contact:
Publications, Print & Mail
Charges to Your B-Bill Account
You can also can also charge expenses to your B-Bill account at campus locations including the Campus Box Office, the Office of Publications, Print & Mail, the 7th Street Studio, the Barnes & Noble at Bucknell University bookstore and many other venues.