You can manage your Cougar Card through Blackboard. You will need your e-id and password to access Blackboard. Once you are in select "services" in the top right hand corner of the screen. Then take the second tab "my Cougar Card." From this tab you can see your account balance, spending history, report a lost card, or submit your photo on-line.
Your Cougar Card can access two monetary accounts: a Cougar Bucks account (money that can be spent anywhere the card is accepted on campus) and University meal plans.
To use the Cougar Bucks debit feature, you must deposit money into your Cougar Bucks account before making your first purchase. Deposits may be made by check or cash into your Cougar Bucks debit account in person at the Bursars office, room 1101 Rendleman Hall; or online at the Bursars website: www.siue.edu/paymybill. After logging in, select "Make Payment" on the left side of the screen under "Your Account." Add the desired dollar amount to the shopping basket and then check out.
University Housing meal plans are purchased at the same time as your University Housing accommodations. (Please refer to the University Housing contract or mandatory and voluntary meal plan brochures for details about meal plan requirements.