Monarch Plus is a prepaid debit account, placed directly on your University ID Card, designed for any student, faculty, or staff member of the ODU Community.
Your Monarch Plus account provides the flexibility and convenience of a debit card to use at any of our on or off campus locations.
- Enjoy dining without the hassle of carrying cash or visiting the ATM everytime.
- Use it as an alternate way to pay when credit card services experience issues.
- Receive your remaining balance after each transaction, making it easy to manage your spending!
- Add money anytime with a variety of payment options.
- Your University ID Card has your picture on it so you'll never need to worry about anybody using your card except you.
It's that easy!
Managing Your Account
The Monarch Plus account is on your University ID Card, and works like an electronic checking account.
Whenever you make a purchase, your card is swiped through the card reader and the purchase amount is automatically deducted from the balance in your prepaid account.
Making a Deposit
When you're running low at any time during the semester, you may add money to your account in a variety of ways:
You can add money online at cardcenter.odu.eduADD MONEY ONLINE
In person at the Card Center. We accept cash, checks, money orders, travelers checks, VISA, and MasterCard.
Mail a check using the student's UIN and name to the following address:
Monarch Hall, Ste 1120
Norfolk, VA 23529
NOTE: For security reasons we DO NOT take transactions over the phone
Parents may add money to their child's Monarch Plus account using their child's ODU student UIN.Add Money Online
Students can use their Monarch Plus accounts at a variety of locations on and off campus.
- Broderick Dining Commons
- Einstein's Bagels
- JuiceBar Juices
- Monarch Express at BAL
- Panda Express
- Panera Bread
- Pizza Hut/Wing Street
- POD Express Webb
- POD Market Village
- POD Market Quad
- Raising Cane's
- Rogers Riverside Cafe
- Steak 'n Shake
- Starbucks Chartway Arena
- Starbucks Webb
- Sushi with Gusto