Viking ID Services
  • Viking ID Services

Viking One card

The official photo identification card of Elizabeth City State University. 


The Viking ID Services Office will be open by appointment only, until further notice.

This form must be completed before scheduling an appointment via E4U.
Dates and availability are limited and appointments are scheduled in blocks of 10 minutes.


New/Replacement Cards

You will receive your Viking One Card during your orientation session. All first-time student Viking One Cards are free. However, there is a $20 replacement fee if the card is lost, stolen or misplaced. If an ID card is damaged, there is a $10 replacement fee, providing the damage card is turned in at the same time. The ID card is to be used only by the student whose name and photo appears on the card.
The only card you need to carry on campus!

Be sure to carry your card at all times when on campus!


Your Viking One Card

Find useful information about using your Viking One Card
(for staff, students and visitors). Topics include:



The first Viking One Card is free to all new students.

The process to obtain your Viking One Card will begin upon official registration.

Any ID card that is found should be immediately forwarded to the Viking ID Services Office, Room 122 located in the Viking Services Building. Anyone looking for/reporting a lost card should call (252) 335-3664 to see if the card has been turned in and to suspend the activity.

*Cardholder must request reactivation in person at the Viking ID Services Office.

You may also create an Viking Center Web Portal Account and suspend activity straight from your phone (as well as other features).

*To suspend your account, click on "Card Services" on the top banner after logging in.
  • University ID Card (Proof of association with the University)
  • Residence Halls Access (varies by location)
  • Meal Plans (You must have your Viking One Card to enter the dining hall)
    • Residential Meal Plans with Viking Bucks
    • Commuter Meal Plans with Viking Bucks
  • University Library Card
  • Textbook Rental
  • Admission to ECSU Athletic Events
  • Photo identification to vote in North Carolina for the primaries and general election.
To receive your card, one of the following forms of government-issued photo identification must be presented except when attending Viking Voyage Orientation(VVO):
  • Driver's License
  • State Identification Card
  • Passport
  • Military Identification card
Campus Cash is a prepaid spending account tied to the Viking One Card offering students, employees and associates of the college a safe and convenient way to make cashless purchases while on campus.  There are no fees to add value or use your account and balances carry over each semester and year!  Adding funds to your account also allows purchases from your Campus Cash to become sales-tax exempt at the dining hall registers.
Using eAccounts offers a secure and easy way to transfer and deposit funds into a student's or employee's campus spending account. Don't risk loss or delay by mailing a check or cash. Funds are available immediately and all transactions are confirmed by email receipt.

With eAccounts, students, parents and college employees can:

  • View account balances
  • Review transactions
  • Make deposits to their Campus Cash account, accessible by their Viking One Card
  • Monitor board plan usage
  • Freeze lost or stolen Viking One Cards & reactivate when found

The eAccounts platform is accessible by a desktop or tablet. The first time funds are added to your Campus Cash account you need to use a browser-based option (desktop or tablet) through secure sign-on or by parents using the "Guest Deposit" feature on that desktop link. Guest deposits require knowledge of the student's school email account. 


Online Deposits

Click here now to make a deposit!

NOTE: Money that students/parents put on the Viking One Card will remain on the card until the student officially withdraws or graduates from Elizabeth City State University.

Faculty, Staff, and Students may view balance and transfer money to the Viking One Card after signing in with your ECSU username and password.  Funds can be added with a debit or MasterCard / Visa credit card.

Parents and family members who would like to transfer money to a student’s Viking One Card account must use the Guest / Parent Deposit link below the sign in window (see image below for example) and may use a debit or MasterCard / Visa credit card.  You will first need to know the * Student's Email Address.  You may contact the cardholder if you do not know the required data field.


eAccouts Deposit


Viking ID Services Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
(Except for specified breaks and holidays)