Subscribe to VCUCard on YouTube Follow VCUCard on Instagram Follow VCUCard on Google Plus Follow VCUCard on Twitter Like VCUCard on Facebook Visit MyVCUCard.com

The Archive

2017

May 29 - Memorial Day Closing

The VCUCard Office will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, May 30th at 8:00 am.

May 19 - Scheduled Maintenance

Campus Card Services will be performing system maintenance tomorrow from 5:00 am to 7:30 am on Saturday, May 20th. During this time services such as Micros, Pay4Print, CS Access, RamBucks, Meal Plans, Vending, RamsLaundry, myVCUCard.com, AdminWeb, and Attendance Monitoring, will not be available. We apologize for any inconvenience.

May 12 - BBQ Chicken

Stop by our new RamBucks merchant, BBQ Chicken, located at 900 W. Franklin St. to enjoy delicious Korean style chicken!

May 9 - Benefits & Wellness Fair

Come join us at the Benefits & Wellness Fair today in the University Student Commons from 10:00am - 2:00pm. We're playing games and handing out cool wellness prizes!

April 7 - Photo Submission

Photo Submission will open on Monday, April 10, 2017 for all pre-approved orientation groups! Please be sure to review our instructions to make the processes easier.

March 31 - Preview Day

Next weekend, find us on Preview Day at Rodney's located in the Shafer Court Dining Center, March 8, 2017 from 12:00p - 2:00p for a little "preview" of VCUCard.

March 8 - All Services Restored

All services previously down due to our Planned System Outage have now been restored. Thank you for your patience during this time!

March 8 - Upgrade Update: Micros

Connection to the Micros Point of Sale system has been restored. You can now use your RamBucks, Meal Plan or Dining Dollars for payment at on-campus dining locations.

March 8 - Upgrade Update: Access

All Building Access Control services have been restored. Building access monitoring, alarms and service requests may now resume. Please submit a Help Desk ticket for assistance.

March 3 - Uber

We’ve partnered with Uber to give VCU Rams a whole new way to get around Richmond! Now you can use your RamBucks to pay for rides and go anywhere you want to go, 24/7. Get started at uber.com/campuscards.

February 27 - Planned System Outage

The VCUCard Office will be closed for a major system upgrade on March 6 through March 10, 2017. During this time RamBucks, Pay4Print Stations, myVCUCard.com and many other services will not be available. Please visit vcucard.vcu.edu/alert for more information.

February 15 - Open House

Prospective students...join us at Open House at the Siegel Center on Feburary 18, 2017 from 7:30a - 8:30a to talk about all things VCUCard!

January 23 - 7-Eleven @ Grace St.

The 7-Eleven RamBucks machine located at 1003 W. Grace St. is back online. If you haven't done so already, stop by to check out their new digs!

January 16 - MLK Day Closing

VCU and the VCUCard office will be closed Monday, January 16th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day and will resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 17th.

January 10 - Photo Submission Ends January 13th

The last day to submit a photo for the Spring 2017 semester is Thursday, January 12th! For more information about photo submission click here, and visit myvcucard.com to get started.

January 8 - Inclement Weather

Due to inclement weather, the VCUCard Offices will be closed on Monday, January 9th. Please visit alert.vcu.edu to find out when VCU will reopen for normal business hours.

2016

December 19 - Winter Office Closing

Our VCUCard Offices will be closed for the winter break beginning December 23rd. We will re-open for normal business hours in the new year on January 3, 2017. Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

December 16 - Meet Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo representatives will be at Ram Resources and in our MPC office during Winter New Student Orientation. If you missed them during Early Bird, you can still catch up with them on January 12th & 13th. Please contact us for more information.

December 1 - Photo Submission Opens

Beginning December 1st Photo Submission will open for Winter New Student Orientation. Orientatiion for Early Bird transfer students will be held December 16th and for all incoming students January 11-13. Welcome to VCU!

November 26 - Potbelly Sandwich Shop

This high quality sandwich shop is located at 800 E. Canal St. #110. Take advantage and download the GET app so you can place your sandwich order online today!

November 26 - GET Food Returns

Online ordering with GET Food is now available! Download the GET app to place a food order for delivery or pickup, then immediately pay with your RamBucks. Click here to learn how to complete an order!

November 23 - Thanksgiving Closing

The VCUCard Office will be closing for Thanksgiving at 12:00pm on November 23rd and will re-open November 28th with regular office hours.

November 10 - The Pit and the Peel

Welcoming our newest member to the RamBucks program! Stop by this local favorite Juice Bar and Bistro at 1102 W. Main St.

October 29 - Open House

Prospective students...join us at Open House at the Siegel Center on October 29th from 7:30a - 8:30a to talk about all things VCUCard!

September 13 - Boka Tavern

Check out this newly branded spot, featuring contemporary American cuisine in the heart of the art district. Now accepting Rambucks at 506 W. Broad St.

September 1 - Labor Day Closing

Our office will be closed in observance of Labor Day. We will re-open for normal office hours on Tuesday, September 6th at 8:00 am.

August 23 - myVCUCard.com Issues Resolved

The issues we were experiencing on myVCUCard.com have been resolved! We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

August 22 - Issues With myVCUCard.com

We are currently experiencing issues on myVCUCard.com with viewing VCUCard account balances and depositing into RamBucks accounts. We hope to have this issue resolved as soon as possible. You may view your current VCUCard account balances by visiting www.vcu.edu and selecting the myVCU web portal at the top of the page. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

August 18 - Extended Office Hours

Our Monroe Park Campus Office is open for extended hours during Welcome Week through the add/drop period:
Saturday, August 20th 10 - 2 pm
Sunday, August 21st 1 - 5 pm
Thursday, August 25th 8 - 6 pm
Friday, August 26th 8 - 6 pm
Monday, August 29th 8 - 6 pm
Tuesday, August 30th 8 - 6 pm

August 17 - 7-Eleven Re-Opening

The 7-Eleven located at 1003 W. Grace St. will be re-opening for business on August 26th. Stop by to check out their new digs!

August 5 - Ellwood Thompson's

Please welcome Ellwood Thompson's to RamBucks! This local natural foods market is located at 4 N. Thompson St. We are thrilled to have them join our VCU family!

August 1 - Staff Giveaway

We have a Back-to-School contest for our Ram Staff. Grand prize winner recieves an Apple TV. Like our Facebook page and comment on our Contest Posting with the number of candies that are in the jar. Good Luck!

July 1 - NSO Summer Contest

This summer, New Student Orientation students will have the opportunity to post their favorite summer song for an entry into our giveaway. Grand prize winner recieves Beats Solo 2. For more information visit our Facebook page.

May 1 - Security Update

Due to enhanced security measures, as of May 1, 2016 the VCUCard Office no longer accepts RamBucks deposits over the phone. We apologize for any inconvenience!

April 25 - Haycyon Bar & Grill

VCUCard welcomes our newest merchant, the Haycyon Bar and Grill located at 1301 W. Leigh St.

March 31 - Tech Fair

Stop on by the Tech Fair this Monday (April 4th) in the Student Commons and the Tompkins-McCaw Library on Tuesday (April 5th)! VCUCard will be doing attendance check-in, playing games and handing out prizes from 10am to 2pm. See you there! For more information visit the VCU Tech Fair website.

March 24 - New Office on MCV Campus

On April 23 & 24th the MCV VCUCard Office will relocate from Sanger Hall to the VMI Building. During this time, our Sanger office will be closed. On Monday, April 25th, normal business hours will resume at our new location, VMI Building 1000 East Marshall Street, 3rd Floor.

March 17 - VCU Spring Open House

Learn about your VCUCard this Saturday, April 19th, during VCU's open house. We will have a table set up in the Siegel Center to answer your questions regarding access, RamBucks, and financial options related to the VCUCard. Learn more about Open House.

March 14 - Which Wich

Get your sandwich on! Which Which, located at 1225 W. Broad St. is now accepting RamBucks! Swing by for lunch and enjoy some superior sandwiches.

January 20 - 1927 Cafe & Bakery

Stop by the Altria Theater for breakfast burritos and sandwiches in the morning and sandwiches and wraps for lunch! The cafe is "soft" opening on Wednesday and will have its grand opening on Feb. 5.

January 19 - Qdoba

Check out the full menu online and come by to enjoy Qdoba's famous "Mexican Eats". Now accepting Rambucks at 933 W. Broat Street!

January 13 - Photo Submission Reminder

Tomorrow is the last day to submit a photo for pick up on Friday!

January 13 - Office Closing

Our office closing for MLK Day January the 18th.

2015

November 19 - Winter New Student Orientation

Welcome to VCU, photo submission is now open for winter orientations! Early Bird Orientatiion for transfer students will be held December 14 - 15 and for incoming students January 13-15.

November 18 - Deposit with Apple Pay

You can now deposit to your RamBucks with ApplePay at our Monroe Park and MCV Offices.

November 18 - Holiday Office Hours

VCUCard Offices will be closing at 12pm on November 25th and resuming normal hours on November 30th.

September 15 - Shawarma Shack

Introducing our new off-campus merchant Shawarma Shack, located at 931 W Grace St. Swing by after class to enjoy an authentic Lebanese menu, offering vegan and halal fiendly flatbreads! View the menu here.

September 9 - Pie Five

Join the "Circle of Crust" and at the new off-campus pizza merchant, Pie Five. Build your own pizza with tons of toppings and signature crusts. Stop in today, located at 810 West Grace St.

August 10 - Extended Office Hours

Our Monroe Park Campus Office is open for extended hours during Welcome Week through the add/drop period:
Saturday, August 15th 10 - 2 pm
Sunday, August 16th 1 - 5 pm
Wednesday, August 19th 8 - 6 pm
Thursday, August 20th 8 - 6 pm
Monday, August 24th 8 - 6 pm
Tuesday, August 25th 8-6 pm

June 12 - Photo Submission

Orientations started this week and VCUCard welcomes all incoming rams! Don't wait in line for your VCUCard's picture, submit today on myvcucard.com. Please review all instructions and guidelines prior to submitting your photo to avoid photo rejection.

June 10 - New Student Photo Challenge

This summer, incoming students will have the opportunity to post photos for an entry into a giveaway. This year's grand prizes include an Apple TV and Jawbone bluetooth speaker. Secondary prizes include t-shirts and other VCUCard giveaways. For more information view the NSO 2015 Photo Challenge page. Don't forget to tag @VCUCard in your pictures and hash tag #summer2k15vcu, good luck!

June 2 - Asado Wing and Taco Company

Providing a diverse menu of nachos, wings, tacos, and salads, VCUCard would like to welcome Asado to our list of off-campus merchants.

May 30 - My Noodle and Bar

Enjoy noodle dishes from all around the world at the 1600 Monument Ave. Browse My Noodle Bar's menu and conveniently order online at mynoodleandbar.com

April 7 - JKogi

Now you can use RamBucks for gourmet Korean fast food. Located at 325 N. 2nd Street, come by and enjoy late night take out and delivery at JKogi.

April 3 - Housestaff Orientation

Has your GME Coordinator asked you to submit your VCUCard photo? Visit myvcucard.com from your computer or mobile device to submit your photo today! Be sure to review the Guidelines or Instructions before you begin.

April 3 - Lost Cards

Have you lost your VCUCard recently? Safeguard your identity, access and your money by logging into myvcucard.com NOW. You can report your card as lost (or found when you find it) all from the push of a button!

April 3 - Benefits Fair

Join us at the VCU Benefits & Wellness fair from 10-2PM on May 5th (Student Commons) for information about the benefits of your VCUCard. We will have games, give-a-ways and a chance for you to win a Fitbit!

April 3 - Preview Day

We will be hanging out with newly accepted students on Preview Day, April 11th from 12-2PM, at Rodney's. Stop by our table to get answers to those questions about your VCUCard.

April 3 - VCU Tech Fair

Join us at the Tech Fair from 10-2PM on April 7th (Student Commons) and April 8th (Tompkins- McCaw Library) for games, give-a-ways and a chance to win an iPod Shuffle!

April 3 - Williams Auto Service

Did you know you can have your car serviced AND pay with your RamBucks? Head on over to Williams Auto Service at 401 Richmond Avenue to get your oil changed today!

February 19 - Four Brothers Bistro and Grill

VCUCard welcomes Four Brothers Bistro and Grill to our RambBucks merchants! Stop by 711 N. Lombardy Street (Suite A) to get your specialty sub, wrap, burger, or salad.

January 16 - University Closed for MLK Holiday

The VCUCard office will be closed Monday, January 19th and resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 20th.

January 15 - VCUCard iPod Giveaway

There are five ways to enter and a maximum of three entries per VCU student.

Winners will be drawn and announced on Monday the 26th. Good luck and stay tuned for more giveaways!

January 13 - Photo Submission Ends January 15th

The last day to submit a photo for the spring 2015 semester is Thursday, January 15th! For more information about photo submission click here, and visit myvcucard.com to get started.

January 7 - McDonald's

Rams, you can now use your RamBucks at McDonald's in Carytown. Swing by on your way to class for a breakfast sandwich, hot coffee, and all your McDonald's favorites! Visit mcdonalds.com for more information.

2014

December 15 - Holiday Office Closing

The VCUCard Office will be closed for the holidays beginning December 22nd. We will re-open for business on January 5, 2015. Happy Holidays!

November 14 - Photo Submission Now Open

Photo Submission is now open to new incoming VCU students and staff. If you are in an approved group, you can submit your photo for your new VCUCard. Please review the Photo Submission Guidelines prior to submitting your photo.

November 10 - Holiday Office Hours

The VCUCard Office will be closing for Thanksgiving at 12pm on November 26th and will re-open December 1st with regular office hours.

September 22 - VCU Family Weekend

VCUCard will be joining Virginia Book Company for VCU Family Weekend on Saturday, September 27th from 10am - 2pm! There will be contests, lots of give-a-ways, and chances to win great prizes... come join the fun at 900 W. Franklin Street!

September 29 - Manage RamBucks with the new GET Mobile App

Accessing and managing your RamBucks account just got easier with the new mobile GET app!

Manage RamBucks with the new GET Mobile App

September 12 - I Love N.Y. Pizza

VCUCard welcomes I Love New York Pizza as a RamBucks accepting merchant, our new favorite pizza place is located at 308 Laurel Street! You can eat Italian dishes, subs, speciality pizzas, and calzones late into the night.

August 27 - Photo Submission Closed

Photo Submission is now closed for the remainder of the semester. If you still need to take a picture for your new VCUCard, you can still do so by visiting one of our offices.

August 6 - Welcome Week Office Hours

Our Monroe Park Campus Office is open for extended hours during Welcome Week through the add/drop period:
August 16, 10am – 4pm
August 17, 9am - 2pm
August 21, 8am - 6pm
August 25 - 27, 8am - 6pm

July 28 - Finalists Posted

Many thanks to the Class of 2018 for participating in our summer long contest. Check to see if you made the cut; finalist have been tagged #thefaceofvcucard on our Instagram page. It's not too late to enter!! Click here for contest instructions.

July 10 - Manage Your VCUCard 24/7

The new VCUCard Online Card Office is here!! Managing your account just got a whole lot easier with our new mobile site. Now you can set quick deposits preferences, store your contact information, and easily find great places to use your RamBucks. Login to myvcucard.com NOW!

June 10 - RamBucks Accepted Here

Are you a merchant in the VCU community looking for information about accepting RamBucks as a form of payment for your business? Well you've come to the right place! Click here for information about becoming an Off-Campus RamBucks Merchant.

May 28 - The Face of VCUCard

New Students: stop by our Monroe Park office during your scheduled orientation date to take your life-sized ID photo to be entered into our contest. 1st place wins an iPod Nano... click here for more information!

May 6 - New Student Orientation

Welcome Class of 2018! New Student Orientation begins May 27th for Early Bird students. Please submit your ID photo at least 1 week before your scheduled orientation date.

May 5 - Rite Aid

Welcome Rite Aid to RamBucks, we are thrilled to have them join the VCU family! This 24-hour drugstore is located at 520 West Broad Street ....talk about total convenience!

April 22 - Noodles & Company

VCUCard welcomes Noodles & Company as a RamBucks accepting merchant, our new favorite pasta place! You can eat noodle dishes, sandwiches, salads and soups at 814 West Grace Street.

April 14 - Photo Submission Now Open

Photo Submission is now open to new incoming VCU students and staff. If you are in an approved group, you can submit your photo for your new VCUCard. Please review the Photo Submission Guidelines prior to submitting your photo.

April 1 - VCU Access Control Project

VCUCard lends a hand to the VCU Access Control Project. Visit the Access Project Site to learn more about how this project effects you.

2013

December 21 - Closed For The Holidays

VCU and VCUCard will be closed for the holidays from December 24, 2012 through January 1, 2013. VCUCard will reopen for normal business hours on Wednesday, January 2, 2013.Happy Holidays.

December 8 - Sanger Hall Is Now Open

Our Sanger Hall office will reopen for normal business hours tomorrow, Monday December 9, 2013 at 8 am. Thank you for your patience last week!

November 26 - Emergency Closing At MCV

Our Sanger Hall office will be closed for the remainder of the week due to a water leak on the MCV Campus.If you need a replacement VCUCard or other assistance, please visit our office on the Monroe Park Campus until our Sanger Hall office reopens at a later date.

You can also check www.alert.vcu.edu and our Facebook and Twitter pages for updates. We apologize for the inconvenience!

November 15 - Thanksgiving Closings

The VCUCard Office will be closed for Thanksgiving beginning Wednesday, November 27th at 12:00 p.m. We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, December 2, 2013. We hope you have a Happy Turkey Day!

August 10 - Extended Hours For Welcome Week

With the start of the new semester, the VCUCard Monroe Park Campus Office will be open during the following extended hours:

August 17, 10am - 4pm
August 18, 1pm to 5pm
August 22, 8am - 6pm
August 26 - 28, 8am - 6pm

2012

August 28 - Upgrade Scheduled

The VCUCard Online Card office will be down starting at 1:00 a.m. eastern time on Saturday, September 3rd, 2012, while we perform upgrades on our servers. We expect operations to resume prior to 5:00 a.m. eastern time on Saturday, September 3rd. During the maintenance window, credit card processing will be unavailable through the VCUCard Online Card office. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

August 10 - Extended Hours For Welcome Week

With the start of the new semester, the VCUCard Monroe Park Campus Office will be open during the following extended hours:

August 18, 10am - 4pm
August 19, 1pm - 5pm
August 23, 8am - 6pm
August 27 - 29, 8am - 6pm

2011

August 8 - Wells Fargo Is Here

wells fargo

Wachovia is now Wells Fargo! If you have a VCUCard that is linked to Wachovia, you may continue to use your linked VCUCard at Wells Fargo. You can use your VCUCard and add RamBucks!

May 12 - No More Checks

VCUCard will no longer be accepting personal checks starting July 1, 2011.

March 23 - New Online Office Is Here

The new VCUCard Online Card Office is now live.

online card office poster