USF System Policy 0-517: USFCard and ID Badge Policy

The USFCard, the official identification card of the University of South Florida, provides electronic verification and validation for a variety of USF System services and functions.  University policy requires that all students, faculty and staff members carry the USFCard while on campus. Students may be denied the use of USF System services (i.e., library services, obtaining tickets for USF System sporting events) if they are not in possession of their USFCard. The USFCard may also be used for printing services in the Information Commons at USFSM. Value can be added to the USFCard at The USFCard may be obtained at the USFSM Cashier’s Office located in room B116.  Legal identification (i.e., driver’s licence, passport, or state/federal government photo identification card) must be presented to obtain the USFCard. Additional information pertaining to the USFCard can be found at