Get Started. Get Carded.

All individuals must show a valid government issued photo ID, such as a U.S. issued driver's license or passport, to obtain an Iowa One Card.


Office Locations

Existing students, Faculty and Staff, and retirees who need a card can obtain an ID at either of our locations Monday through Friday. 


Students who are new to the University of Iowa will have an opportunity to receive their Student Iowa One Card as part of Orientation. 

Faculty and Staff

All University employees (excluding those who are primarily students and qualify for a Student ID) are eligible to receive a Faculty/Staff Iowa One Card. 


Emeritus faculty and retired staff may continue to use their Faculty/Staff cards for charging, library privileges and faculty/staff discounts if applicable. UI Hospitals and Clinics retired faculty and staff may obtain an Iowa One Card after turning in their hospital badge at either of our locations.