Not your average ID card. Your Wright1 card also serves as a pre-paid debit card, library card, meal card, and an access card for recreation facilities, parking lots and certain labs on-campus. Scroll down to learn more about each feature.

University ID

Wright1 Cards are issued to any new student, faculty or staff member at WSU. Wright1 cards are also available for purchase by any affiliate, current Alumni Association member, or contractor associated with WSU.

Flex Dollars

Flex Dollars are accepted anywhere on or off-campus that the Wright1 Card is accepted. Flex Dollars roll over each semester and are never remitted to the University. Flex Dollars will stay on your account until you spend them or leave the University and request a refund.

Dining Dollars

Dining Dollars are only accepted at campus Hospitality Service locations. A pre-determined amount of Dining Dollars are included with each Meal Plan purchase. These funds act as a debit account and are designed to complement your pre-paid meal swipes. Dining Dollars roll over from Fall to Spring semester, but expire at the end of each academic year. If you need to add Dining Dollars to your account, you may purchase additional Bonus Dining Dollars.

Bonus Dining Dollars

Bonus Dining Dollars are only accepted at campus Hospitality Service locations. The "Bonus" in purchasing Bonus Dining Dollars is that Hospitality Services gives you 5%-10% more Bonus DIning DOllars free, when you purchase $200 or more.  Like Flex Dollars, Bonus Dining Dollars never expire and remain on your card until you leave the University and request a refund.  Learn more at

Meal Swipes

Meal Swipes are accepted at campus Hospitality Service locations. Pre-paid Meal Swipes are designed to help you manage your meal plan through the semester and offer discounts for meal plan members.  Learn more about swipes and meal plans at

Library Card

Your Wright1 Card can be used to check out books or media from the Dunbar Library.  Just present your Wright1 Card to the circulation desk, along with the items you want to check out.  The length of borrowing time depends on your status and type of card.  For more information, visit

Door Access

Your Wright1 card gives you access to certain doors on campus, depending on your status and classes that you are taking.


Your Wright1 card also gives you access to the Student Union Fitness Center and the Nutter Center fitness facilities. Students living on campus will also have access to the fitness center located in the Honors Dorm.  Access is granted to currently registered students, WSU faculty and staff, affiliates, and alumni who have purchased a membership with the Alumni Association.