Student AppCards

Making Changes to my Account

  • Add Money: Add money to a Meal Plan or Campus Cash by clicking on this link: Deposit Now.
  • Account Details: Students and Employees access AppCard Online from their AppalNET accounts. See AppCard Online for details.
  • Change your Meal Plan:  Fill out the Meal Plan Change Request Form to change your meal plan level for the current semester, submit a change for next semester, or add a meal plan if you live off-campus .
  • Deactivate Your AppCard: Deactivate lost or stolen AppCards online through your AppalNET account. 
  • Transfer your Meal Plan Balance to Another Student: For full details on transfers, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Student AppCards

AppCards are issued to all students upon their arrival on campus. The general fees paid by students include the charge for the first AppCard. There is a nominal fee for replacement cards. 

The AppCard provides access to:

  • Meal Plan Accounts
  • Campus Cash Accounts
  • Library checkouts
  • Residence Halls
  • Recreation facilities
  • Intercollegiate events
  • Many other services offered by App State

Meal Plan vs. Campus Cash Accounts

Students access both accounts with the AppCard, but what's the difference? Do you need both?

 Meal PlanCampus Cash
Required for on-campus residential students YesNo
Purchase food itemsYesYes
Pay parking feesNoYes
Pay for printingNoYes
Make purchases at the University BookstoreNoYes
Add funds at any timeYesYes
RefundableNoYes*

* A fee applies to refunds of Campus Cash


Please visit the Meal Plan page for complete details about the Meal Plan options.

Please visit the Campus Cash page for complete details about Campus Cash.

For information on Dependent AppCards, visit the Dependent Information page.