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Your CWU Connection Card is your key to experiencing campus. 

  • CWU identification card
  • Wildcat Bucks transaction card at Dining Services locations
  • Access to the Recreation Center in the SURC
  • Library Card to check out books and laptops
  • Use in University Store as a debit card and to student charge items
  • Purchases at CWU vending machines
  • Access to certain buildings

WILDCAT BUCKS PROGRAM | Experience Campus Perks While Saving Money

Wildcat Bucks are a form of payment that can be loaded onto a Connection Card. Perks of using Wildcat Bucks include:

  • 10% discount at any Dining Services location
  • 10% discount on select purchases at the Wildcat Shop
  • Use of Wildcat Bucks at CWU vending machine purchases

Load Wildcat Bucks through Payroll Deduction

You can load Wildcat Bucks onto your Connection Card through payroll deduction. Visit MyCWU, click your Employee tab, select the Payroll tab, then select Payroll Deductions. 

A graphic explaining how to add Wildcat Bucks via payroll deduction.

Adding Funds to your Connection Card

Download the GET Mobile App 
Upload your ID photo for expedited Connection Card production, add funds on the go, check your card balance, report your card lost, and much more.


FROM A COMPUTER: Visit and login with your CWU credentials.

Connect with our Team

Connection Card Office
Bouillon Hall 104
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.