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The ACCESS Office

Effective March 1, 2021

Due to COVID restrictions, the ACCESS Office is open from 10 am to 4 pm, by appointment only. 

New faculty and staff will be issued a physical credential (card) which can be picked up by appointment. Please contact access@scu.edu after your SCU email address has been set up. 

New students will be issued a mobile credential which can be set up remotely. Students working on campus may require a card; please email us if this pertains to you. PLEASE NOTE: only one type of credential (mobile or card) can be issued to each student.

For questions about setting up your credential, or to schedule an appointment, please call 408 551-1647 during business hours, or email access@scu.edu. Stay well!

ACCESS Mobile Credentials

Welcome To Santa Clara University!

Student Using Mob Cred at Kiosk

Your ACCESS credential is the official Santa Clara University ID, library card, debit card, and personalized key to hundreds of SCU facilities.  Eliminating the need to carry cash, it is accepted at the bookstore, all campus venues, ticket offices, vending machines, libraries, network printers, laundry machines and copiers

ACCESS credentials are issued to all currently enrolled students and active faculty and staff.  Students must be registered for at least one unit to be eligible for an ACCESS credential.  Please click here to find out how to get your first ACCESS credential OR to replace a missing credential.

ACCESS account information can be found here. Funding your ACCESS credential is easy, just click here to learn more!

Student using Mob Cred Vend

For a complete list of locations that accept the ACCESS credential on campus, please click here.  Off-Campus Merchants can be found here.  

The ACCESS Office is located in Benson Memorial Center on the main floor, west lobby, room 106.

Contact Information

Phone:    408-551-1647
Email:  
ACCESS@scu.edu