The CougarCard – Your Passport to life at WSU

As your official University ID, the CougarCard is your passport to life at WSU. WSU students, faculty and staff use their CougarCard over eight million times each year. You’ll use it for everything from checking out books at the library to attending student sponsored events; more specifically you’ll need it for:

  • General University Identification
  • Library Privileges
  • Access to athletic events for students who purchased a sports pass
  • Printing on campus
  • Access to student events

Where can I get my card?

New students will take their CougarCard ID photo at New Student Advising. Your ID card will be ready for pick up at New Student Orientation. You can pick up your card in Student Affairs (Floyd 269).

Staff and facutly can stop by Student Affairs (Foyd 269) to have their ID photo taken. Your card will be ready for pick up in one to two weeks.

I’ve lost my card, what do I do?

The CougarCard holder is responsible for immediately deactivating their lost or stolen card at or contacting the CougarCard Center at 509-335-CARD (2273) during business hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A $15 charge is assessed for the replacement of a lost or stolen CougarCard. Previously lost CougarCards may be turned in for a $3.00 discount.

You can pay your $15 replacement charge at Student Accounts (Floyd 269).

Contact Us

Phone: 509-372-7141

Location: Floyd 269

Hours of Operation: Weekdays; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.