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Photo Identification Badges & Integrated Card Services

Integrated Card Services, located in the Jefferson Bookstore at 1009 Chestnut Street provides the Jefferson Community with the Jefferson Photo ID Badge allowing convenient, effective, and secure access to all card related services.  These services include personal identification, facilities access and access monitoring, Campus Currency for on and off campus purchases, Commuter Services transactions (parking and transit), discount ticket sales, Jefferson Fitness & Recreation Center member access, and printing at the Scott Memorial Library.  Look for even more functionality to be added in the future!

Online Card Center (GET)

The convenience of managing the accounts on your Jefferson Photo ID Badge is available through the Online Card Center (GET) 24 hours a day.

You can make a deposit, suspend your account if you lost your card, check your account balance(s), view transactions or send an email to a family member letting them know that your account balances are getting low.

Your Jefferson ID Badge – Photo I.D. Badges Policy (No 200.30)

Proper personal identification is an essential part of Jefferson’s security efforts and promotes effective communication with patients, employees, medical staff, students and vendors.  The Photo identification badge, by its nature should be a clear, concise device for identification.  Federal and State regulations have mandated that the Photo identification badge of anyone having direct patient care must also display the state-recognized licensure and the generic job title on the front of the badge.

All Jefferson personnel (employees, medical and house staff, students, volunteers, clergy and vendors) will display a Thomas Jefferson University / Thomas Jefferson University Hospital photo identification badge while on Jefferson property.

The Jefferson issued badge will be the sole form of identification.  Name tags or names stitched on lab coats will not be accepted as a substitute but may be worn in addition to the identification badge.  Identification badges should not be tampered with.  No stickers, pins or other foreign objects are to be attached.  No writing or other adjustments should be made.

The initial photo identification badge is free for Jefferson employees and Jefferson students; however, there is a $15.00 replacement cost for lost or damaged badges.

Distance Learning Students: Click here to download an application for a Jefferson ID Badge.

Contractors, vendors and visitors will be charged $15.00 for a new photo identification badge or a replacement due to expiration, loss or damage.

Integrated Card Services
Jefferson Medical & Health Science Bookstore

1009 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 955-7942
(215) 923-1844 fax

Monday through Friday: 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Saturday:   9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Door Access

The Jefferson Photo ID Badge is encoded with technology that permits access to campus buildings and, when appropriately authorized, various locked areas (i.e. Residence Halls, ED, research labs, etc).

Campus Currency

Campus Currency is the innovative way to make cash-free purchases simply by presenting your Jefferson Photo ID Badge.  The cashless campus environment allows purchases to be made on campus and at participating merchants.  Whether you're buying textbooks, movie tickets, lunch, coffee, snacks or sweatshirts, Campus Currency is all you need!

Commuter Services Office

The Commuter Services Office (CSO) provides transportation and parkting assistance to Jefferson personnel and students.  A valid Jefferson Photo ID Badge must be presented to access CSO products and services.  Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Campus Currency, Qualified Trans Benefit (employees) and CSO Additional Payment Aft Tax (employees) are accepted for payment.

Library Privileges & Printing

Your Jefferson Photo ID Badge must be presented in order to gain access to the Scott Memorial Library and to check out materials.  The library printing program was designed to provide access to printing resources through the Scott Memorial Library.

Printers and copiers accepting the printing account can be found in the Scott Memorial Library on floors 2, 3 and 4.

Printing/copying is just $0.10 per page.