Mason ID is your official university ID card and your key to life on campus. Students can gain FREE entry to the basketball games at EagleBank Arena, work out at the recreation facilities, access residence halls, make purchases around campus, grab a bite to eat with a swipe of a meal plan, and play games with friends at Corner Pocket.

Now Available on Your Devices

Access your official university ID, campus services, building and spaces, meal plans, and Mason Money conveniently on your iPhone, Apple Watch, or Android device.


Having a Mason ID will amplify your campus experience.

All Mason students, faculty, and staff should get a Mason ID. You can unlock many convenient services on campus and go cashless for food and drink, entertainment, events and activities, and so much more!


Mason Money – Mason’s Debit Account System

Mason Money is a prepaid debit program that provides a fast, safe and convenient way to make purchases on and off campus using the Mason ID or a Mason Money Guest Card. One of the great things about Mason Money is convenience!

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Students walking in front of Taylor Hall on the Fairfax Campus in the fall.

Card Access Security Office

The Card Access Security Office oversees requests for gaining building entry and CCTV footage access for students, Mason employees, patrons, and university partners. Services include:

  • Electronic door access for administrative and academic spaces
  • Closed-circuit television (CCTV)
  • Other connected systems

To request access, please follow the link below to check your eligibility and application process.


Use Mason Money at off-campus businesses easily and fast.

Mason Merchants are off-campus businesses that accept Mason Money for purchases and services. No more worries of forgetting to bring your wallet. Simply add Mason Money to your Mason ID; you can enjoy a delicious meal or run quick errands at nearby businesses. Mason Merchants will display the Mason Money logo in their window, just like they display the credit cards they accept.