Bear Bucks
A cashless payment system on the WashU ID card that can be used tax free on-campus and at select off-campus merchants.
Enroll & Manage
Opening a Bear Bucks Account, seeing your balance, and loading funds.
for Students for Faculty-Staff
Bear Bucks Merchants
Your ID card is your gateway to life here at WashU and our surrounding community.
How to Sign In
There is no way for a parent to seperately view a student’s Bear Bucks account. Instead, the parent must directly sign into GET through their student’s WUSTL login.
How to Deposit
At any time, parent/guardians can deposit funds into their student’s account without signing in.
  • Go the link below and enter your student’s 11-digit card number that will be displayed on the top-left corner of their WashU ID card.
  • Enter their legal First & Last Name
Payment Method
  • Parent/Guardians can only add Bear Bucks to a student’s account through a credit card. This method incurs a small fee. To avoid this fee, see below.
  • RECOMMENDED: (ONLY STUDENTS CAN USE THIS FEATURE) When adding Bear Bucks, choose the Bill Me option. This way charges are immediately deferred to a Tuition Statement. Through this billing method, you will incur no transaction or surprise fees.
Load your Scholar’s Account
Administrative Tools
Our office provides a number of Bear Bucks services for University Departments, Student Organizations, and External Groups
Browse Them All
Become a New Merchant
Recommend a New Partner
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