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Your University ID/Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD

Your Eastern Student Identification Card & much more!

Student ID Card

The Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD is your :

  1. Eastern Identification Card/Student ID
  2. Meal Plan Card
  3. University Library Card
  4. Sports Center/Fitness Center Access Card
  5. On-Campus Debit Card-Eastern EXPRESS CASH
  6. Off-Campus Debit Card-Eastern EXPRESS CASH

 How to obtain an Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD

Visit the Card Services Office:
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Eastern Connecticut State University
228 Wood Support Services Center, 2nd Floor
Bring the following with you:
Proof of registration at Eastern (copy of class schedule)
1) Appointment Letter (from Human Resources)
2) Photo Identification Card (driver's license, passport, military ID)


Students keep the same Eastern EXPRESS CARD for the time they are enrolled at the University.
Replacement ID Cards can be obtained at the Card Services Office for a $10.00 replacement fee.


Adding money to the Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD Online

Go here for instructions on a PC:
Go here for instructions on a Mobile Device:

Note: Funds deposited into the EXPRESS CASH Account are not available for cash withdrawal.
Please read the Terms of Agreement

Where you can use your Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD 

  • Purchase food at our four on-campus Dining Services locations.
  • Pay for copying, printing, and late book fines at the J. Eugene Smith Library.
  • Make purchases at the Eastern Bookstore.
  • Pay for vending machine purchases around campus.
  • Pay for laundry machines in residence halls.
  • Pay for vaccinations and prescriptions at Health Services.
  • Pay for replacement ID cards and electronic access fobs at Card Services.
  • Pay for Campus Activity Board student activities and events.
  • Make purchases at off-campus locations. (see Off-Campus tab for a complete list of businesses in the community that accept the Eastern EXPRESS CARD.)

Replacement Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD

Lost or Stolen Eastern EXPRESS CARD
The first thing you should do is DEACTIVATE YOUR ACCOUNT.
Follow the instructions here:

Note** There is a $10 replacement fee for a lost, stolen or broken Eastern ID Card. We accept EXPRESS CASH, Check or the charge can be placed on your University bill.**

If you find your card, you can activate it online or you can call the Card Services Office, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., at 860-465-5060. We will ask for identifying information before turning your card back on.

Terms and Conditions of EXPRE$$ CASH Account

Click here to view our Online Card Office Terms and Conditions!