Concordia Experience

Cougar Card

The Cougar Card is the official identification card for the students, faculty and staff of Concordia University Chicago. It offers a convenient and safe way to make purchases and utilize campus services. The Cougar Card:

  • Food services: Serves as an on-campus meal ticket with Sodexo Campus Services. With it, students, faculty and staff can purchase meals and snacks in the Cafeteria, the Library Café and the Christopher Center Lobby. 

  • On Campus Printing: Copy, scan and print documents using on campus multi-function printers.

  • Door access: Provides access to outer residence hall doors for those students living on campus, and provides Fitness Center access to all students, faculty and staff. 

  • Library Services: usable in Concordia-Chicago’s library as well as all Illinois Public and Academic libraries.

Reporting/Replacing Lost or Stolen Cards

To obtain a replacement card, please stop by the Campus Card Office on the Upper Level of the Klinck Memorial Library, across from the CougarNet Help Desk. While there is no charge for the initial card or for damaged or broken cards that are produced for replacement, there is a $30 charge for replacing a lost card. For a stolen card, the replacement fee is waived if a police or campus security report is provided..

Campus Card Office Information

Location: Upper Level of the Klinck Memorial Library, Room 282