Brown Card

Adding Bear Bucks

Brown cardholders may add Bear Bucks to their account using the 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. Portal is an online portal that allows users to add Bear Bucks and provides the cardholder account balances and spending history.

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 deposit in-person visit the Cashier's Office in Page-Robinson Hall, 69 Brown Street - 2nd floor.