The Bennington Card is the official identification card of Bennington College. Issued to all members of the College community, it is required for identification, access to essential campus services and offers a convenient prepaid spending account for making cashless purchases around campus.
Use the Bennington Card to Access
- Meal Plans: swipe the card to access your meal plan at the Dining Hall, and the Snack Bar and Snack Bar Express at the Student Center
- Library: required to check out materials at Crossett Library
- Meyer Recreation Barn: access to fitness equipment and classes
Use the Bennington Card to Make Cashless Purchases
- Dining Hall, Snack Bar Express, and Student Center: for meals outside of your meal plan.
- Bookstore: any item in the Bookstore
- Business Office: pay Campus Safety fees and tickets
- Health and Psych Services: pay for appointments, services, and medications
- Laundry facilities: can be used for all on-campus washers and dryers
- Meyer Recreation Barn: for fee-based classes and to rent recreation equipment
- Student Life: reserve and pay for a seat on the weekly shuttle to Albany, student trips, services, and activities offered throughout the term