TCard+ is the fast, safe and smart way to pay using your official University of Toronto ID card (TCard). Once you load funds onto your existing TCard, you will be able to use it as a debit card for your purchases at participating vendors at U of T St. George and Scarborough Campuses as well as select off-campus merchants.

Your TCard will be accepted as a form of payment at food outlets, the U of T Bookstore, vending machines, laundry machines, printers, photocopiers and academic departments. TCard+ Merchants vary from campus to campus, please click here for a detailed list of TCard+ Merchants available at your campus.

All students have access to two accounts on their TCard – Meal Plan and TBucks


What is TBucks?

TBucks is a flexible account on your TCard that can be loaded with any amount of funds at any time. TBucks is used to pay for textbooks, food, vending, laundry, for goods and services at various departments and at select off campus merchants.  Also, TBucks is the only way to pay for printing at photocopying at U of T St. George and Scarborough. TCard+ Merchants vary from campus to campus, please click here for a detailed list of TCard+ Merchants available at your campus.


What is a Meal Plan?

Meal Plan is a student only service accessed via your TCard. Meal Plans are designed for students living in residence or those who frequent food services on campus. All meal plans offer special benefits and savings for students. Meal Plan funds on your TCard can be used for making food purchases only

At U of T St. George, Meal Plans are managed directly by the Student Residences. Consult your residence for meal plan information or visit the U of T Food Services website for non-residence Meal Plans.

At U of T Scarborough, Meal Plans are managed by Food Partnerships. Click here for more information on Meal Plans available at UTSC.


Benefits of TCard+ 

TCard+ is your gateway to fast, safe and smart purchases on and off campus!

FAST – Paying with your TCard will save you time by moving you through payment points faster

SAFE – By loading money onto your TCard, you will no longer need to carry cash on campus and your funds are protected even if you loose your TCard

SMART  Save money by taking advantage of TCard+ only savings and specials