Your Wildcard can be used to access University buildings and shuttles, purchase food through the University meal plan, and much more.
Get startedMost students, faculty, and staff members are eligible for a Wildcard. Learn how to get yours.Get a Wildcard
Know when to use itWildcards and Northwestern-issued ID cards have varying privileges on and around campus.About your card
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Check Out the New Wildcard
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We are very pleased to unveil our newly designed University Wildcard! The updated card reflects Northwestern’s brand and visual identity, and delivers enhanced security features. The new cards will be issued beginning August 1, 2016 to all incoming freshmen students, new students, and new faculty and staff.
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