MSU Billings U Card


Your Montana State University Billings U-Card is your official identification card. It is available to all students, faculty and staff of MSUB.

Your MSUB UCard is required for residence hall building access, meal plan access, and on-campus laundry. UCards are also used as your library card, on-campus printing & select vending options, and access card for athletic and events.

After you deposit funds into your card account, you may use the U-Card for making purchases on campus. This debit card provides the convenience of not having to carry cash to make purchases. Funds can be added by visiting the Business Services office or utilizing CBORD GET with the link below.

Add Funds to Your UCard via CBORD GET.

See also: Locations that honor U-Cards for payment

How to Obtain Your U-Card

The U-Card Office is located on the First Floor of McMullen Hall, West Wing.  You can obtain your U-Card after you have registered for classes. Please bring a photo ID with you.


You can upload your UCard photo before you arrive at MSUB and it is as easy as 1, 2, 3! 


  1. Download the GET Mobile App on your Android or iOS device.
  2. Find Montana State University Billings in the instituion list. 
  3. Log in to your UCard account using msubillings\NetID or your MSUB email address and your password.
    NetID help
  4. Click on Upload/Change Photo on the settings screen. 

Check your email for confirmation of your photo being accepted, If your photo was not accepted you can try again!

CBORD GET - Checking Balance and Making Purchases

CBORD GET can be used to add funds to your UCard, review balances, and pay for items at the four food locations (Rimrock Cafe, Stinger's, SUB Connection, and City College Cafe.

Upon logging into CBORD GET, you'll be able to review your account balances.

CBORD Balances

To pay using CBORD GET:

  1. On your mobile device, download the CBORD GET app. If you had the app installed prior to July 2023, it’s encouraged to uninstall and reinstall the app.

  2. When purchasing an item at one of the food locations, let them know you’ll pay using the digital UCard.

  3. Open the CBORD GET app on your phone and click the Scan Card button under your picture.
    Scan Card button

  4. Scan the bar code with the scanner at the register.
    UCard Bar Code

  5. This will make payment just like swiping your UCard.