Brown Card

Adding Bear Bucks

Brown cardholders may add Bear Bucks to their account using the mycard.brown.edu portal, a campus Bear Bucks kiosk, or by mailing or hand-delivering a deposit to the Cashier's Office.

Bear Bucks are available as soon as you complete your transaction and do not expire while you are affiliated with the University. Careful consideration should be given to expected usage in order to determine the appropriate amount to maintain in the account. The maximum amount that may be maintained in the Bear Bucks account is $2,000.

mycard.brown.edu Portal

mycard.brown.edu is an online portal that allows users to add Bear Bucks and provides the cardholder account balances and spending history. 

mycard.brown.edu

Bear Bucks Kiosks

Bear Bucks kiosks are conveniently located at the Sharpe Refectory lower level, Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center, Brown Bookstore Lobby at 164 Angell Street, and Emery Woolley Hall. Bear Bucks kiosks provide Brown cardholders a convenient point of service to:

  • Deposit funds to their Bear Bucks Account by inserting cash into the Bear Bucks kiosk. Bear Bucks kiosk accept the following US Currency: $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills.
  • Check their Bear Bucks available balance.

Map of Bear Bucks Kiosk locations

Cashier's Office

  • To mail in a deposit, complete a Bear Bucks Account Deposit Slip and mail it with a check made payable to Brown University for the intended amount to: Brown University, Cashier's Office, Box 1911, Providence, RI 02912.
  • To deposit in-person visit the Cashier's Office in Page-Robinson Hall, 69 Brown Street - 2nd floor.