Dakota State University students walking around campus

Preparation + opportunity = success

That's the DSU equation. We're a four-year university with nationally recognized programs, cutting-edge facilities, and the brightest thinkers. But we're also a tight-knit, inclusive community. Small class sizes mean hands-on training and individualized attention. All this with an affordable, public school price that's among the best values in the region.

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Card Services

Your Trojan card: identification and access

Your Trojan card can be used for anything. Swipe it at the library to check out equipment and materials. Use it to access your meal plan and to utilize health services at Madison Regional Health clinic or hospital. Or, take it to athletic events to get in for free, then use it to purchase food at concessions. Additionally,  the Trojan Card will give you access to your residence hall, academic buildings after hours, and the Community Center. You can even use it at select off-campus establishments!

Trojan Silver

Your card also gives you the ability to make purchases both on and off campus with the stored value Trojan Silver Program.

You can use it on-campus at:

  • Trojan Zone
  • Print Shop for printing and sending mail
  • Vending machines
  • Laundry facilities on-campus
  • Marketplace
  • Bits 'N Bytes convenience store
  • 8th Street Square
  • Queue
  • Concessions at home games
  • Student club and organization fundraisers

You can also use it off-campus at:

  • Classic Corner Convenience Store
  • Dairy Queen
  • Sundog Coffee
  • Prime Time Tavern
  • Pizza Ranch
  • Dakota Express
  • Stadium Sports Grill
  • Taco John's
  • The Office Bar and Grill
  • Taste and See

Managing your card

You can manage your card online or using the app on your phone. You can add funds or freeze your account if your card is lost or stolen.

Want to make a deposit to a student’s Trojan Silver account?

You can make a guest deposit on your student's card anytime. Just click below and hit the "make a guest deposit" button on the eAccounts page.