Cardholder Uses & Benefits

"What is it good for?"

Your Bulldog Card serves a variety of functions on and off campus. Here are some of the many uses of your card.

Access your information

  • Your card is needed to access information at: Admissions, Records, Evaluations offices, Financial Aid, Cashiering, Student Accounts, Parking, Student Advising Services, Career Services and more

Add Funds to your Bulldog Card

Take advantage of campus promotions. Students, staff and faculty add funds to your Bulldog Card to access reduced cost services and purchase goods.  

There are 6-PHIL Station locations on campus 

  • Henry Madden Library - Two stations located on the main floor next to printers
  • University Student Union - One station next to the fireplace
  • University Courtyard (Dorms) - One station in the Atrium Computer Lab
  • Peter's Business Building, Room 131 computer lab.
  • Kremen School of Education and Human Development, Basement Level - One station in front of the stairs

Deposit Funds to your Card Online

Quickly and easily deposit funds to your account online. 

  • Use your campus email credentials to login to Blackboard Learn and click on the "Bulldog Card" tab (in the upper right-corner)
  • Click on the "+Add Money" link
  • Follow onscreen instructions to make a deposit using a debit or credit card
  • The minimum amount for debit/credit card deposit is $20.

Buy Stuff on Campus

  • Students purchase parking passes at the Parking Office on Barstow Avenue
  • Rent and buy textbooks at the Kennel Bookstore
  • Swipe your card to print, copy, scan and FAX on campus
  • Starbucks (in the Library), The Bucket, Taco Bell, Food Court and Paws-n-Go markets around campus


  • Add funds to your card and swipe to pay for your meal at the Residence Dining Hall 
  • Show your card at the Residence Dining Hall for $6 Friday buffets - when advertised! 

Transportation  (Students & Employees)

  • Swipe your ID card on Fresno Area Transit (FAX), Clovis Transit, Bulldog Express and ride for FREE

Health Services

On Campus

  • Entrance to the Bike Barns and emergency bike repair kits inside
  • Check out books and laptop computers, reserve a study room and attend workshops in the Madden Library
  • Vote in Associated Students (ASI) elections
  • Attendance to University Student Events Click here to see what's going on...
  • The Student Cupboard
  • Student Recreation Centers at Save Mart and University Student Union
  • Admission to restricted student only classrooms and computer labs
  • Swipe to open the Graduate Student Lounge located in the Henry Madden Library, second floor
  • Entrance to University Courtyard dorms, laundry facilities and Residence Dining Hall
  • Meditation & Prayer room, Henry Madden Library 3rd floor (old library side). Open to every cardholder.