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Wildcat Bucks (Freedom Plan)

The Freedom Plan is now called Wildcat Bucks!


Saves 10% and Sales Tax off of regular retail prices when
purchasing food, espresso, or C-Store items on campus.  Also the Wildcat Bucks can be used for photocopies in the library, as well as purchasing items in the Wildcat Shop (no discount at these locations).

What is it?


Wildcat Bucks are for anyone with a valid Connection Card who wants the convenience and savings of paying for food with their card.  You can add money any time, there are no fees, it never expires, and it is refundable.

Where can I use it?

  • All CWU Dining Facilities (including North Village Cafe)
  • All Dining Services Espresso Stands - Now including the Breeze Thru Cafe!
  • North Village C-Store
  • Cat's C-Store
  • Catering Food Truck and Food Wagon
  • 1891 Bistro

How do I get it?

There is no minimum to open the account but money must be on the card before you can use it. Money can be added any time at the following locations:

  • Online at
  • Cashier's Office with cash, check, debit or credit card
  • Connection Card Office (exact cash, check, debit, or credit card)
  • Over the phone with us (credit/debit cards only) - 509-963-2711 M-F 8-5

***Wildcat Bucks are not accepted at Jimmy B's Coffee in the Library***

*** Money remains on the card as long as you are affiliated with CWU ***

Questions? Contact the Connection Card Office

Room 104 in Bouillon Hall - (509) 963-2711. -


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