Are You A Bear?
Your BearCard is your campus ID and so much more! It can
be used at the following locations:
Bear’s Den - For use with your Board Meal Plan,
Library - To check out books,
Bookstore - Two weeks prior and two weeks after the start of the semester, students can use their BearCard to buy books if they have financial aid available for use.
Athletic Center - For entry into games and for entry to the workout facilities.
Funds may be deposited on your BearCard for use at the Bear's Den,
Jazzmans, Simply To Go (in the Health Sciences building) and at any of the
Pepsi cold beverage vending machines on campus. For more information,
see the link on the left-side menu, "How to Deposit Funds (PDF)".
What other benefits come with the card?
There are several businesses around the area that provide discounts to students and staff members who present an SSU BearCard. Look for the "Welcome, Shawnee State University" sign displayed at area businesses. Click here for a list of restaurants that offer discounts.
Refund Policy: Deposits made to the card via credit card are non-refundable. Refund policies for students who are leaving or withdrawing from the University will be developed at a later date.