University Services

Cougar Card Office

Welcome Center Suite 151
713-743-CARD (2273)

The Cougar Card is the official photo identification card for the University of Houston. The Cougar Card gives you access, flex account and campus dining options.

Access to: Houston Cougar athletics events, Campus Recreation and Wellness Center, computer labs around campus, library privileges, the Cougar Line shuttle, and secured buildings including residence halls.

Flex Account: Add money to this account and it can be used at any food option on campus and the UH bookstores. Flex Account money rolls over to the next semester if not fully used.

Campus Dining: Purchased meal plans/Cougar Cash plans are deposited for use at any food location on campus. Meal plans expire at end of each semester; Cougar Cash plans roll over to the next semester if not fully used.

Privileges associated with the card are non-transferable, and the card must be presented upon request of a university official. Photo identification, such as a driver's license, military ID, or passport, is required.