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Campus Dining and Shops
Campus Dining and Shops
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Can we use Campus Cash in the vending machines?

Yes, Campus Dining & Shops has over 250 vending machines on campus that accept Campus Cash.

Can we use Campus Cash in the vending machines?

Yes, Campus Dining & Shops has over 250 vending machines on campus that accept Campus Cash.

Can I share my Campus Cash or Dining Dollars?

You can spend your Campus Cash and Dining Dollars however you like. But you may not let somebody else use your card. If somebody else uses your card, it will be confiscated. There is a fee to replace a confiscated card.

Can Campus Cash be transferred to Dining Dollars?

Yes, Campus Cash can be used to purchase Dining Dollars. You must still purchase Dining Dollars in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth by Campus Dining & Shops (CDS / FSA).

What is Campus Cash?

Campus Cash is the easiest way to make purchases at UB because it's accepted by the best places on campus and many businesses off campus, too. Purchases made with Campus Cash are taxable. You can even use Campus Cash to buy Dining Dollars – and using Dining Dollars will save you money on your meal purchases because you don't have to pay tax.

There’s only one way to spend your Campus Cash – by using your official University ID, the UB Card.

More Information: Campus Cash

How much do I need to purchase to open a Campus Cash account?

You can open a Campus Cash account for as little as $50. After that just add in increments of $25. More information: Campus Cash

When does Campus Cash expire?

Campus Cash remains active from the time you purchase it until you officially leave the University. At that time you can contact us and apply for a refund of remaining Campus Cash. Campus Cash refund request forms are available at the UB Card Office or written requests can be mailed to the UB Card Office within 90 days of the last registration date. Terms for the refund are available in the current UB Card/Campus Cash Agreement available at http://myubcard.com.

Where can I use Campus Cash?

Campus Cash is a taxable debit spending account. It's the easiest way to buy things at UB- books, toiletries, parking, food, gifts and even Dining Dollars. Campus Cash is accepted at all Campus Dining and Shops locations as well as many great off campus locations!

A list of vendors is available at Campus Cash

How do I know if I am paying by with Campus Cash or Dining Dollars?

The cash registers will always use the account that is most appropriate for where you are purchasing. Where there is a choice you can just let the cashier know and they can select the account you wish.

Can I transfer Dining Dollars to Campus Cash?

Dining Dollars cannot be transferred to Campus Cash.  Dining Dollars are set up to provide students with a tax-free solution for dining. Due to their special tax free status, Dining Dollars cannot be transferred or refunded.