Add credit to your student ID card

Top up online or in person

You can put money on your Canterbury Card with myUC or in person via the EFTPOS reload stations.

Credit may take up to 30 minutes to be recognised by all services.

Problems with adding credit

If you have any problems adding funds please contact the IT Service Desk


Refunds on your debit account are available only on complete withdrawal from your courses. The minimum refund amount is $5.

To arrange a refund, take your Canterbury Card to the Student Services Centre, Level 1, Matariki or email

The credit from your previous year will be transferred if you re-enrol.

UC credit provided to PG and Honours students will not be refunded.