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Use Your DragonCard

The DragonCard is the official University ID card for students, faculty and professional staff and must always be carried while on any of the University's three campuses. A DragonCard is used to:

Care for Your DragonCard

It is important to take care of your DragonCard for it to work properly.

  • Do not punch holes in or deface your DragonCard. Your card contains a "smart" chip inside that grants access to campus buildings through electronic card readers.
  • Store your DragonCard in a secure location, such as a wallet or handbag and away from other magnetic cards that may deactivate the card.
  • Lanyards and other cardholders are often helpful – Barnes & Noble at Drexel University locations have a variety of options.

Manage Your DragonCard

GET and DrexelOne Mobile Apps

Use either app for quick, convenient and contactless management of your DragonCard and DragonDollars.
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Expiration Dates

When your DragonCard is issued, it is issued with an expiration date. If your DragonCard is near or past expiration, please visit a DragonCard office location to validate that your card is still active. Upon validation, you will receive a new expiration sticker to affix to your card.