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View your card type and privileges based on your UVM Identity/Status. 

Door access is on a need-to-have basis

Departments may arrange access through the CATcard office for their own personnel & graduate students. Vendor badges may be activated for limited access at contracting department request. Undergraduates may hold temporary accesses assigned through CATcard, including residence hall access and specially defined accesses determined by course enrollment or other institutional privilege.

CAT$cratch

This is an optional plan that allows the user to deposit funds into a debit account on their ID.
All classifications are allowed this option except Vendor and Alumni.

Meal Plan

The meal plan account is optional for all classifications except Vendor, Alumni, and Extended Benefit ID's. Visit Dining Service for more information.

Computer Labs (Waterman, Howe)

Are available to all classifications except Vendor and UVM Dependent.

UVM StatusCard Activation PeriodLibrary PrivilegesFitness CenterBus Privileges

Faculty/Staff   

4 years from date of issuance

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Adjunct Faculty

Semester or Academic Year Contract

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Temporary Staff 

Hire Period up to 1 year

Yes

No

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Post Dock Fellow Associate

4 years from date of issuance

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Visiting Scholar (must be in Peoplesoft

Visit Dates up to 1 year

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Sodexo Personnel

2 years from date of issuance

Yes

Yes

Campus Shuttle

Affiliated Organization

4 years from date of issuance

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

UVM Medical Residents

Residency

No

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Faculty Emeriti

Open

Yes

Yes

Campus Shuttle

Retired Faculty

Open

Yes

Yes

Campus Shuttle

Retired Staff

Open

Yes

Yes

Campus Shuttle

Vendor Badge

Hire Period up to 1 year

No

No

Campus Shuttle

Student's CATcard Privileges 

Undergraduate

4 Years

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Graduate/Certificate Program

Program End Date

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Medical

4 Years

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Continuing Education

Enrolled

Yes

Spring & Fall

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Exchange/Special

1 Semester/ 4 Years

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

GAP Students

Enrolled Semester

Yes

Yes

GMT/Campus Shuttle

Visiting (Not taking classes or in Peoplesoft)

Limited

No

No

Campus Shuttle

Alumni

Open

No
No
Campus Shuttle

Extended Benefit CATcard Privileges

UVM Employee / Retiree Spouse

2 Years

Yes

Family Hours

Campus Shuttle

UVM Full Time Student Spouse

1 Year

Yes

Family Hours

Campus Shuttle

UVM Dependent

1 Year

No

Family Hours

Campus Shuttle