Student Card

Student card

The UAB card is a means of identification and accreditation issued to members of the university community, giving free access to the different services offered by the UAB. The card is valid for a period of seven years.

Using the university identification number (NIU) that appears on the card and the password that you can set using this link, you can get access to the UAB intranet and use the online office services to check your grades and your academic transcript, access the Online Campus, etc.

How do I get it?

New students on the Bellaterra campus

During the registration period for the 2020-2021 academic year, from 28 September to 23 October, you must make an appointment to obtain your card at one of the 6 points available.

From October 26 to November 6, the authorized points, times and locations are as follows:

POINTS  DAYS    TIMES
Plaça Cívica - Information Service  26/10 to 6/11  

Mon. to Fri. from 10am to 2pm

Faculty of Arts and Humanities/ Faculty of Psychology   

B9/140

 26/10 to 6/11   

Mon. to Thurs. from 9am to 2pm and 3pm to 5pm

Fri. from 9am to 2pm

Faculty of Science/Faculty of Biosciences

Room of Glass, door C1/068

 26/10 to 6/11

 

Mon. to Thurs. from 9am to 2pm and 3pm to 5pm

Fri. from 9am to 2pm

 

New students on the Sabadell campus

If you are a new Student you can pick up your university card during the registration period for the 2020-2021 academic year, from 28 September to 6 November. You must make an appointment to obtain your card at one of the 6 points available on Bellaterra Campus. The closest point to the Universitat Autònoma railway station (Ferrocarrils) is the Plaça Cívica.

If you are unable to go to the Bellaterra campus you can request your university card using this form. Remember that if you choose this option you will receive the card at your home address in approximately four weeks. When you receive your card you need to activate it at this link.

New students at affiliated schools
If you are a new student you can obtain your university card once your school has sent your information to the UAB. Your school will inform you when and how you can request your card.

Continuing students
Your card will continue to be valid until the expiry date. You do not need to change it.

Interuniversity Master’s degree students 
If students require a card they can got the branch of Santander Bank in the Plaça Cívica. The branch will check whether students have a photograph in the data base and if not, you can obtain one on the spot. They will also tell you how you can collect your card.

 

Outside the registration period
You can obtain your card on the spot at the branch of the Santander Bank in the Plaça Cívica on Tuesdays from 10 am to 12pm and Thursdays from 4pm to 5pm.
If you are not on the Bellaterra campus you can request your university card using this form. Remember that if you choose this option you will receive the card at your home address in approximately three weeks.

What to do if my card is lost or stolen?
If your card is lost, stolen, damaged or suffers any other problem you should go to the branch of Santander Bank at the Plaça Cívica of the Bellaterra campus where they will issue a replacement (during the registration period you can also obtain a replacement at one of the 6 points established for the issue of cards).
If you are not on the Bellaterra campus you can request your university card using this form. Remember that if you choose this option you will receive the card at your home address in approximately three weeks.

How can I renew my card when it expires?
The card is automatically renewed and will be sent to your home address.

What if my personal details change?
If you need to change the personal details on your academic transcript you should go to the academic management office at your faculty or centre.

If these changes need to appear on your university card you can go to the branch of Santander bank at the Plaça Cívica and they will issue you with a new card, or you can request another one using this form.

Where should I send any queries, complaints or suggestions?
You can send us any queries, complaints or suggestions you have using this form.