American Express Prepaid Card for Student IDs is a prepaid reloadable Card located on the back of your Student ID, and is as easy to use as:
After registering your Card, add money online, from a bank account, with Direct Deposit or with cash.
The Card is prepaid, so you can only spend the amount you put in your account. However, you can use it anywhere American Express Cards are accepted, on campus and off: in stores, at restaurants, online, at ATMs* and more.
You can add money to the Card as often as you wish. Plus, you can log in to your online account to check your balance, see your spending history and set up text* and e-mail alerts.
Loaded with benefits, not fees
When you register the American Express payment feature on the back of your Student ID, you get:
Virtually No Fees
American Express Cardmember Benefits
Special savings, exclusive events, and advance tickets to some of the hottest events in music, sports and theater.
If an eligible item you purchased with the Card accidentally breaks or is stolen, you can be reimbursed.
If your Card is lost or stolen, you won’t be responsible for fraudulent charges made to the American Express account.
In the event of car trouble, call us and we’ll send help.
Global Assist® Services*
If you need emergency assistance when traveling more than 100 miles from home, we can direct you to English-speaking medical and legal professionals, help with lost passports, and much more.
Award-winning Customer Service
An online account to manage your spending
- Check your balance
- View your spending history
- Add money anytime
- Sign up for text* and e-mail alerts
Use your American Express Prepaid Card for Student IDs to pay for everyday expenses like coffee, lunches, and items for your apartment. Plus, you can take advantage of the Deal Center* to get discounts and exclusive offers from some of your favorite stores.
We make it easy to track your spending and save. Log in anytime to your online account to view your transaction history and get discounts at the Deal Center from merchants like Aropostale, the Apple Online Store, BestBuy.com and more.
Use your American Express Prepaid Card for Student IDs to stay on a budget. You can only spend what you have loaded on the Card and you can set up text alerts* so you always know your balance.
With your Card, you can use text and e-mail alerts to find out your balance, and more.
You can use the American Express Prepaid Card for Student IDs anywhere American Express Cards are accepted on campus at places like the school bookstore, and off campus at restaurants, stores, online and more.
Just flip your Student ID over to use the Prepaid Card to pay at locations on and off campus.
American Express Prepaid Card for Student ID Program ClosureAs of May 1st, 2013, we will no longer be offering the American Express Prepaid Card for Student ID (hereinafter referred to as "American Express Prepaid Feature"). This feature is a prepaid reloadable Card located on the back of your Student ID. As a result, you will no longer be able to use the American Express Prepaid Feature after May 1st, 2013. However, you will still be able to use your University of North Florida Osprey 1Card as you always have.
- What happens to my American Express Prepaid Feature right now?
You may continue to use the American Express Prepaid Feature and access americanexpress.com/studentid until the end of our business day on May 1st, 2013 or the date you close your American Express Prepaid Feature account by contacting us at 1-866-465-4045, whichever is earlier.
- What will happen to my Osprey 1Card in the future?
Your current Osprey 1Card will remain valid and should continue to be used as your official student identification card at the University of North Florida. Therefore, you do not need to get a new Osprey 1Card.
- What will happen to my American Express Prepaid Feature in the future?
Your American Express Prepaid Feature and account will be closed at the end of our business day on May 1st, 2013. After that time, you will no longer be able to use the American Express Prepaid Feature or the related account or website.
- What will happen to my money?
Prior to May 1st, 2013, please make sure to cancel any scheduled reloads or direct deposits to the American Express Prepaid Feature on your Osprey 1Card.
We recommend you spend down the rest of the funds in your American Express Prepaid Feature account before May 1st, 2013 and cancel your account by calling 1-866-465-4045.
Your money is always yours. Even if you do nothing, a refund check will automatically be sent to you for the remaining balance on the American Express Prepaid Feature account on your Osprey 1Card when it is closed on May 1st, 2013. All checks will be sent to your address on file with American Express.
If you would like more information or have any questions, please call us at 1-866-465-4045.