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The ACCESS Office

Fall 2020

Due to COVID restrictions, new faculty and staff will be issued physical credentials which will be made available after the receipt of an approved image.  For further instructions, please contact after your SCU email address has been set up. 

New students will be issued a mobile credential which can be set up remotely.  

The ACCESS Office is open Monday through Friday, from 9 am to 5 pm, by appointment only. For questions about setting up your mobile credential, or to schedule an appointment, please call 408 551-1647 or email


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