Rocket Card (ID)



What is the Rocket Card (ID)?
The Rocket Card is your official The University of Toledo identification card. You'll use it all over campus to identify yourself as a member of the University community. The Rocket Card has many uses, from building access to meal plan purchases! 

Who needs a Rocket Card (ID)?

UToledo students, faculty, staff and affiliates are required to have a Rocket ID.

How do I order my student Rocket Card (ID)?
If you are a new student, you should order and pick-up your Rocket Card during Rocket Launch, the new student orientation. If you did not receive your Rocket Card, please follow the steps below:

  • Log into your MyUT
  • Click "Request New/Replacement Rocket Card", which you will find under "My Other Resources"
  • Review personal information
  • Select Rocket Card (ID) pick-up location
  • Upload your photo
  • Click "Submit" 

The Rocket ID Office will send a confirmation email to your UToledo account when your request has been successfully submitted. They will send an email to the same account when your ID is ready for pick-up. 

Where do I pick up my Rocket Card?
When you order your Rocket Card (ID) you will be given the choice of two pick-up locations: 

  • Main Campus: Student Union room 1560
  • Health Science Campus: Nursing Administration 2nd Floor ML Annex

In order to pick-up your Rocket Card (ID) you will need a valid picture ID. 

What if my Rocket Card is lost?
If you lose your Rocket Card (ID) you should freeze your card immediately to protect your account by following the process below:

Once the steps above are completed, you will receive an email confirmation in your UToledo issued email. If your lost card is not recovered, you will need to order a new card, which are subject to a $35 replacement fee. Lost cards that are turned into the ID Office are kept on file for one month, as long as the person is still an active student or faculty/staff member. Please check with the ID Office to see if your lost card has been found. You may also call the Main Campus lost and found at 419.530.2601.  

How do I order a new or replacement Rocket Card?

Students and Employees

  • Log into your MyUT
  • Click "Request New/Replacement Rocket Card" under "My Other Resources"
  • Review personal information
  • Select pick-up location
  • Upload your photo
  • Click "Submit" 


Please note: replacement cards may be subject to a $35 fee. Acceptable forms of payment include cash and checks made payable to The University of Toledo at the time of pick up, no credit cards will be accepted.

Can I used my preferred first name on my Rocket Card?

Absolutely, If you decide to update your  card to display your preferred first name, you can change it by following these steps:

  • Log in to the myUT portal at
  • Click on the Student tab.
  • Under MY TOOLKIT, in the My Other Resources sectionclick Update Preferred First Name.
  • Your default preferred first name is your legal first name. Enter your preferred first name in the box and click the Update button.
  • You may reset your preferred first name to your legal first name by clicking the Reset My Preferred First Name button.

Once saved, your preferred first name will sync to various systems (it can take up to 24 hours). 


Where can I find my card number?

  • Visit
  • In the top right corner click "Account Maintenance"
  • On the top menu bar click "Your Account (Full)"
  • You campus card number will be listed under "Personal Information"

Understanding the Funds that can be found on my Rocket Card

  1.  Dining Dollars   Dining Dollars are a component of your meal plan that is loaded onto your Rocket Card (ID) and .  They are used for purchases at any of the Main Campus retail location, dining center or convenience store along with Phoenicia.
  2. Dining Dollars+  Dining Dollars+ can be loaded onto your Rocket Card (ID) and are used for purchases in exchange of carrying cash.  Dining Dollars+ are valid at all main campus dining locations excluding Phoenicia and 4 Seasons Bistro (at HSC).  To add Dining Dollars+ to your Rocket Card today, visit
  3. Dining Dollars+ Bonus  Dining Dollars+ Bonus is a gift from Rocket Dining (amount subject to vary, typically 10%) when you load $100 or more at one transaction.  These funds are valid at the same venues as Dining Dollars+ and are used for purchases after the Dining Dollars+ funds have been depleted.
  4. Phoenicia Dollars  Phoenicia Dollars are only valid at Phoenicia  Cuisine, which is located on the 4th Floor of the Student Union.  To add Phoenicia Dollars to your Rocket Card today, visit

How do I Check my balances/usage?

To check your balances and/or usage, follow the process below:

  • Visit
  • Enter your UTAD login and password
  • On the grey bar, click  on one of these three options (Account Transactions, Board Transactions or Account Statements)
  • Enter the date range
  • Click "Search" 


I still have questions, Where can I get more information?
For more information please reach out to the Rocket ID Office by phone at 419.530.5842, by email at or stop into our Main Campus location in the Thompson Student Union room 1560.



Last Updated: 6/30/22