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Hunter College requires you to have a OneCard to enter the college, unless there are special events. If you are CUNY student or meeting a Hunter College member, and you do not have a Hunter College Onecard, please stop by at the Visitor's Center located at West Building Lobby to receive a guest pass. 

For more information, please see the Visitors Center website and read through our new Campus Security Guidelines.   

OneCard is a Hunter College Id card is used to pay for printing and copying, dining, and paying library fees. You can add money on your card and check your account balance through the OneCard website or at any of the Account Management Centers (AMC) around campus. CUNY studentes can also borrow book at the Hunter College Libraries, please visit Hunter College Libraries

The OneCard Office offers extended hours in the beginning of the Fall and Spring semesters which is located in the West Building Lobby entrance. Please Check for updates on this website.·During other times, please visit the OneCard Office during their regular hours, located in Hunter West 126.

Please Note: If you lose your OneCard, please log in to the OneCard website immediately to deactivate your card or report the loss to the OneCard office in Room 126 in the West Building, where a new card can be created for you. Before requesting a new card, you must visit the Bursar's Office in room 238 North to pay a $10· replacement fee and bring your receipt to the OneCard office. Your old card will be deactivated and will no longer work anywhere on campus. Please be aware that you remain responsible for card usage prior to deactivation. Falsifying, altering or misusing your own or anyone else's ID card in any way is strictly prohibited by the College.

What can OneCard be used for?

OneCard has two accounts Student Dining Account and Flex Account:

A.  Student Dining Account: used for Hunter Cafeterias located on the 68th St. Campus (West Building 3rd fl. , West Building Lobby) and Brookdale Campus.

  Tax-free dining for Students ONLY: Students can purchase food at the Hunter Cafeterias without being charged tax. You must sign up for this type of account if you wish to use it. To do so, log in at the OneCard website with your NetID and password (If you do not know your NetID and password, please contact the appropriate Help Desk), click the tab marked “Dining Plan,” and follow the instructions.

To benefit from the Dining Dollar Platinum Club:

  • Deposit $100 to your Dining Account, and receive $10 free!
  • Deposit $200 to your Dining Account, and receive $25 free!
  • Deposit $500 to your Dining Account, and recieve $100 free!

B. Flex Account: used for printing and copying, laundry at Brookdale Dorms, postage mail, and library fees.

a. Printing & Copying prices and locations:

    Undergraduate/ Graduate Students and IELI/Alumini/ Faculty & Staff/ Guest can purchase printouts and copies by using their OneCard. The prices apply according to your status at Hunter College.

    Note for Undergraduates: Do not confuse this with the balance of $3.00 from your tuition. Student  Resource Center (Thomas Hunter 202) is the only lab that provides a balance of $3.00 on to your OneCard. For more information about the Student Resource Center, call 212-650-3825. For other computer labs, you must add money onto your OneCard by using the OneCard website or the Accounts Management Center (AMC)/Kiosk machines.



  b. Library Fees – You can pay late fees with your OneCard. Simply present your card at the circulation desk.

  c. Laundry Machines – If you live in Brookdale dormitory, you can use your OneCard for the laundry machines.

  f. Postage Mails - You can bring in mail and packages to Hunter North 3rd floor just like a US postal office, but does not accept any type of Fedex shipment. You will be charged a fee.

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