Campus Gift Cards

Campus gift cards are a great gift choice for students, faculty, and staff and can be used at numerous locations on-campus. The gift card is a pre-paid declining balance card that can be purchased at the ID Card Office (Campus Center B-52) with cash, check or credit card.

Where are campus gift cards accepted?

Campus gift cards are accepted on-campus at:

  • Any on-campus dining location and 518 Market
  • Vending machines that accept UAlbany ID Card payments.
  • The University Bookstore
  • The Performing Arts Center (tickets for performances)
  • The University Library for printing and copying services

How can I purchase a gift card?

  • Gift cards can be purchased at the ID Card Office. The office is open Monday – Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm during the academic year and 8 am to 4 pm during the summer.
  • Gift cards can be purchased with a minimum denomination of $10.00 with additional increments of $5.00. A $1.00 gift card activation fee will be charged for each gift card purchased. Gift cards have no value until activated at the time of purchase.

Gift Card Terms and Conditions:

Use of a gift card constitutes acceptance of the following terms and conditions:

  • When using the card, it is subject to all applicable NYS sales tax laws.
  • In order to redeem your gift card, it must be presented to the cashier at the time of purchase.
  • The gift card is not a credit/debit card and has no implied warranties.
  • Gift cards cannot be redeemed for cash.
  • Protect this card as though it were cash. Gift cards are non-refundable and will not be replaced if lost, stolen or damaged.
  • University Auxiliary Services reserves the right to change or amend these terms and conditions as necessary.
  • After 12 months of non-use, a $4 per month dormant account fee will be deducted from the remaining balance on the card until depleted.

Terms & Conditions, effective January 2014

For questions about a campus gift card, please contact the ID Card Office at 518-442-5989.