Welcome to Card Services


The UCR ID Card (R'Card) is an interactive ID that facilitates commerce and access across the campus (and beyond) for students, staff and faculty. You will want to keep it with you at all times.

The R'Card provides access to:
  • Campus libraries
  • UCR Athletic Events
  • UCR lab rooms
  • RTA bus routes
  • Residence Halls
  • Vehicle access gates
The R'Card can be used as payment at: 
  • Vending machine
  • Printing kiosks
  • Residential restaurants (with a board plan or R'Blocks)
The R'Card is also a debit card:

By adding Bear Bucks, R'Blocks and/or Dining Dollars (for those with meal plans), the R'Card can be used for payment at:

  • The UCR Bookstore
  • Campus dining venues
  • Campus convenience stores (Scotty's)
  • The Highlander Service Station (print, copy and postal services)
  • Select community retailers (Bear Bucks only; for a current list of participating merchants, click here)