Cardholder Uses & Benefits

"What is it good for?"

Your Bulldog Card serves a variety of functions on and off campus. Here are some of the many uses of your card.

Access your information

  • Your card is needed to access information at: Admissions, Records, Evaluations offices, Financial Aid, Cashiering, Student Accounts, Parking, Student Advising Services, Career Services and more

Add Funds to your Bulldog Card

Take advantage of campus promotions.  Students, staff and faculty add funds to your Bulldog Card to access reduced cost services and purchase goods.  

There are 5-PHIL Station locations on campus to serve you

  • Henry Madden Library - Two stations located on the main floor next to printers
  • University Student Union - One station next to the fireplace
  • University Courtyard (Dorms) - One station in the Atrium Computer Lab
  • Peter's Business Building, Room 131 computer lab.

Deposit Funds to your Card Online

Quickly and easily deposit funds to your account online. 

  • Use your campus email credentials to login to Blackboard Learn and click on the "Bulldog Card" tab (in the upper right-corner)
  • Click on the "+Add Money" link
  • Follow onscreen instructions to make a deposit using a debit or credit card
  • The minimum amount for debit/credit card deposit is $20.

Athletics & Sport Events

Buy Stuff on Campus

  • Discounted entertainment tickets and services including movie passes and bus passes, Disneyland and more from the University Student Union Information Center
  • Students purchase parking passes at the Parking Office on Barstow Avenue
  • Rent and buy textbooks at the Kennel Bookstore
  • Swipe your card to print, copy, scan and FAX on campus
  • Starbucks (in the Library), Taco Bell, Subway, Food Court and Paws-n-Go markets around campus


  • Show your card at the Residence Dining Hall for $5 Friday buffets - when advertised!
  • Add funds to your card and swipe to pay for your meal at the Residence Dining Hall 
  • Be sure to checkout the Discounts page for offers. There are plenty of discounts available for staff and faculty.

Get Around (Students & Employees)

  • Swipe your ID card on Fresno Area Transit (FAX), Clovis Transit, Bulldog Express and ride for FREE
  • Go to the Parking office and pick-up a free Punch Card to ride the V-Line (Fresno to Visalia and back 5 times a day) for FREE.

Health Services

On Campus

Student Discounts

.... and more is added all the time.