What is Business Services?
Businesss services provides day-to-day oversite of contracted service providers for the University. We also facilitate the OWL CARD program as well as University Event Management. Under the direction of the Division of Financial Affairs, Business Services is headed by Stacy Volnick, Assistant Vice President of Finance for University Business Services and Event Management.
Why do I need an Owl card?
Your OWL Card is your official University identification card. OWL Cards give you access to many campus services, including the library, your meal plan, electronic door locks, special events, printing and copying, and much, much more.
How do I get an Owl Card?
OWL Cards are available at various locations on each campus. Click here four OWL Card locations and hours.
I take classes only online, can I get an Owl Card?
Yes. All registered students have paid for and should request an OWL Card. Click here for the Distance Learning OWL Card Request Form.
Why was I charged for an OWL CARD when I already have one?
OWL Card charges are posted automaically for a variety of reasons:
Academic separation from the University for two or more consecutive semesters,
Staff members enrolled in classes,
Students transitioning from undergraduate to graduate studies, or
Enrolment is certain special programs, i.e. Executive MBA Program.
Does my Owl Card work as an ATM card?
The University has a relationship with BankAtlantic which provides banking services on campus. You may choose to have BankAtlantic activate your OWL Card for ATM use with your BankAtlantic account. This does NOT make your OWL Card a banking debit card.
Does my OWL Card work as a Debit card?
OWL Cards do NOT work as banking debit cards. If you purchase OWL Bucks or a meal plan, your OWL Card will be used to access those funds.
Do I need a meal plan?
Most on-campus residents are REQUIRED to have a meal-plan. VERY few exceptions may apply.
I don't live on campus, can I have a meal plan?
Commuter student, Faculty, and Staff may opt for a meal plan.
What are Owl Bucks?
OWL Bucks are funds placed in a declining balance account with the University. These funds may be used at various outlets including, the bookstore, pharmacy, cafes, and convenience stores. Click here to purchase OWL Bucks.
How do I check my Owl Bucks balance?
There are two ways to check OWL Buck Balances
OWL Buck balances are printed on receipts at time of purchases.
For on-line balance information click here. To request your login information click here.
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How do I print on campus?
Copy and print stations are available across campus. Funds will need to be added to your OWL Card at a Cash-to-Card machine before printing.
Can I get a discount on school / office supplies?
Where is the Bookstore?
On the Boca Raton Campus:
The main university bookstore is located near the center of campus, just off the Breezeway near Starbucks.
The Owl Wear Logo Shop is located within the Student Union
On the MacArthur (Jupiter) Campus:
The bookstore is inside the Burrow.
Who do I contact if I have a problem with a vending machine?
For vending machine refunds, contact the Boca Raton OWL Card Center.
Who do I contact if I have a problem with any of the following: Owl Card, Meal Plan, Bank Atlantic (On Campus), Copy Services, Bookstore?