HawkCard Office

HawkCard Office Announcements. 

  • Keep up-to-date about your HawkCard, meal plan, dining dollars, and Purple Points, join our LISTSERV email service using the form below.
  • Purple Points now being accepted at The Yogurt Shoppe in downtown Whitewater, 159 W Main St.!!! Stop in soon to check it out.
  • Do you use an Android smartphone/tablet? Then download the FREE HawkCard app today!!! Always know your Dining Dollars and Purple Points account balances.
  • Do you use an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad? Then download the FREE HawkCard app today!!! Always know your Dining Dollars and Purple Points account balances. The UW-W HawkCard, your all-in-one campus ID card!

The HawkCard Office is here for you! We are your one-stop shop for ID cards, meal plans (both student and faculty/staff), and Purple Points information. You can purchase a meal plan, deposit money in your Purple Points account, get a replacement HawkCard and check your balances. We strive to make your life safer and more convenient!

Use the links to the left to learn much more about your HawkCard, meal plans, dining dollars, and Purple Points.

Why do I need a HawkCard?

  • Proof of association with the University
  • University ID Card
  • Residence Hall Access Card
  • Meal Plan Card
  • University Library Card
  • Textbook Rental Card
  • Purple Point Debit Card
  • Admission to UW-W Athletic Events
  • UW-W Fitness Center ID Card (with paid membership)

Property of UW-Whitewater

The HawkCard photo ID card is the property of UW-Whitewater, is non-transferable, and does not guarantee current university status. Fraudulent use or reproduction of a UW-Whitewater ID card violates Wisconsin criminal statutes and will be referred for prosecution.


The HawkCard Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Extended office hours are provided at the beginning of each semester.

If you have any questions not addressed on this web site, please call us at (262) 472-1437 or send us an email at The HawkCard Office.

Join the "Purple Points LISTSERV"

Sign up for the Purple Point email list! Be informed of important dates, new locations and other useful information related to Purple Points and meal plans! Fill in the boxes below to be added to the list.