Cyclone ID Card

The Cyclone Card is the official identification card for every student, faculty and staff member at SCTCC. It offers you a convenient, easy and safe way to make purchases and utilize campus services.

Are you ready to get those student discounts?

Here's how to get your student ID if you are a new student:

  1. Get a copy of your class schedule.
  2. Stop by Northway Computer Lab, room 1-405 and show them your class schedule.
  3. They will take your picture and print your student ID.

Here’s how to get your ID if you are new faculty or staff:

  1. Stop by Northway Computer Lab, room 1-405 and give them your tech ID.
  2. They will take your picture and print your ID.
  3. Make sure to let them know whether you are faculty or staff.

Ready to pick up? Your ID will be in the Computer Lab, room 1-405 in the Main/Northway Building.

Staff ID cards are available to pick up in the HR office in 1-401.

If you are a returning student and still have your SCTCC ID, you are able to use that ID, even if you haven't been an SCTCC student for a few semesters.

The Cyclone ID card offers students access to:

On campus:

Off campus:

  • Library/Resource Center privileges at SCSU/any state library
  • Discounted movie passes for Parkwood Cinema in Waite Park (purchased through SCTCC's The Bookstop only)
  • No monthly member fees at the St. Cloud YMCA (pay a one-time joiner fee)
  • Additional outside vendors for discounts as listed on the Advantages page
  • Free transportation to and from campus and throughout the St. Cloud area using the Metro Bus Fixed Route system (just swipe  your Cyclone ID card on the bus). Visit the St. Cloud Metro Bus website to view bus routes and schedules.

Your Cyclone ID card doubles as a cash card

Your Cyclone ID card also gives you access to Cyclone Cash, a debit feature that allows you to purchase goods and services on campus. To find out more about Cyclone Cash, choose one of the following links:

Cyclone Card as U.S. Bank ATM debit card

SCTCC has partnered with U.S. Bank to provide students with an option of making Cyclone Card as pin based U.S. Bank ATM/Debit card.

How do you get a Cyclone ID card?

Cards are available at the Cyclone Card Office (1-405).

You’ll need to provide a current class schedule and a picture ID (driver’s license, state ID, or passport). Be prepared to have your picture taken.

What if you lose your Cyclone ID card?

If your Cyclone ID card is ever lost, damaged or stolen, you can get another one at the Cyclone Card Office.

You’ll need a picture ID (driver’s license, state ID or passport). Be prepared to have your picture taken.

A $10 replacement fee will be charged if your card has been misused, bent, broken, warped from heat (from a dashboard or clothes dryer), hole punched, or obstructed with stickers.

If your Cyclone Card has been activated to as as your U.S. Bank ATM and PIN-based debit card, notify U.S. Bank immediately at 1-800-US-BANKS (872-2657).

No replacement fee will be charged if:

  • Lamination is peeling (with no other sign of misuse)
  • Encoding on the magnetic strip is worn out or unusable (with no other sign of misuse)
  • Photo or text is fading because of frequent use
  • You change your name or status (Your name change must be verified through the Record and Registration Office in written form.)
  • Your card is stolen (A stolen card must be verified with an official police report—or a copy of the official police report—referencing your lost card.)

Learn more about how to care for your card.


Fall and Spring Hours
Monday – Thursday
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cyclone Card Office
Northway Building 1-405