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Who is One Card & Dining Services?

One Card & Dining Services supports American University's Meal Plan Administration, One Card production & basic access, and university vending contracts under the Department of Auxiliary Services.

Announcements & Important Dates

  • One Card & Dining Services via Appointment only:
    • To Schedule an Appointment, please use our new Self-Service Appointment Scheduler.
    • Week of January 11 - January 22, available appointments Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (not including MLK, Jr. Holiday, Jan. 18, Inauguration Day, Jan. 20, as well as Jan. 21, and Jan. 22)
    • Week of January 25 – 29 available appointments Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Starting the Week of February 1 available appointments Monday & Wednesday 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • One Card & Dining Services will be available remotely 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday via our virtual forms of communication and specifically, JustAsk:
  • NOTE: Due to the Academic Year 2020 - 2021 University Operating status the Online Photo Submission Portal will remain open through May 17, 2021. Information on how to complete the submission and requirements can be found here. No One Cards will be mailed. 

AU Dining Hours of Operation

On Thursday, July 30th, 2020 AU announced that all classes will move to online platforms for Fall 2020 semester. There will be no on-campus locations open for the Fall 2020 semester. Eaglebucks are available for your enjoyment throughout the fall. For a list of merchants currently open, please visit the Eaglebucks website.

Please continue to review the University's Coronavirus Community Resource Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

We will continue to provide dining services updates on a regular basis.

Academic Year Meal Plan Timeline


Search our Knowledge Base for self-service support

Need to report a problem or concern with dining services? Here’s how to do it:

  • Type any question into the Just Ask field

  • This will pull up the Just Ask site. Look at the upper left corner and click on Create Case. (Tip: If you’re not logged in, it will ask you to log in; at that point, click again on Create Case)

  • Fill in the fields and submit

  • You’ll receive an email with a case number. The One Card & Dining Service Office will reply within one business day.

Just Ask

One Card & Dining Services

Mary Graydon Center 123
202-885-CARD (2273)


Office Hours:
Monday - Friday Available remotely 9a - 5p
Available in-person by appointment only.
*To schedule an appointment click here.
Sat & Sun: Closed

Eaglebucks sign reading "Accepted Here!"

Off-Campus Eaglebucks Locations

Visit the Eaglebucks page to see up to date information on our Off-Campus Eaglebucks merchants and promotions.

View Locations

Schedule a walk up appointment with One Card & Dining

Get a One Card

Wondering how to pick up your One Card? 

Instructions for how to pick up a One Card as a student, faculty, staff, alumni, contractor, or guest. 

Get a One Card

One Card Policy

List of policies and procedures related to AU One Card, including:

  • One Card Issuance Policy
  • Lost or Stolen One Card Policy
  • Access (Building and Financial)
  • Replacement Fee Policy
  • Updating Your One Card

Policies Page

One Card Features

What exactly can your One Card do? Discover retail discounts, security and access features, and plan details.

Features Guide