Value Transfer Stations (VTS)

Deposit cash to your 49er Card

Value Transfer Station (VTS) machines allow you to load cash on your 49er Account for use at the following locations:

  • Barnes & Noble Charlotte
  • campus dining locations
  • campus convenience stores
  • campus printers and multifunction devices
  • Norm’s
  • the Student Union Theater
  • campus vending machines
  • … and 100 more campus locations 

VTS machines are located in the Popp Martin Student Union (dining area) and the first and second floors of Atkins Library. 

If you wish to load credit or debit card funds to your 49er Account, please visit eAccounts online.

How to make a cash deposit to your 49er Account on your 49er Card

  1. Visit a VTS machine and hit the Deposit button.
  2. Insert bills to load funds on your 49er Account.* 
  3. Hit Done.
  4. Choose Yes when prompted if you would like a receipt. Choose No if you do not want a receipt.
  5. Tap to deposit funds.
  6. Hit Done if the deposit totals are correct.

*Change cannot be given at VTS machines. You must insert the correct bills for deposit. The 49er Card Office does not process refunds for deposits.

How to obtain a guest card if you don’t have a 49er Card

Guests can use the VTS machine in the Popp Martin Student Union to pay cash for campus services and dining. A $1 transaction fee applies to load funds.

  1. Visit a VTS machine and hit the Purchase a Card option.
  2. Accept the $1 transaction fee by hitting Yes
  3. Insert bills to load funds on your guest card. 
  4. Hit Done.
  5. Choose Yes when prompted if you would like a receipt. Choose No if you do not want a receipt.
  6. Press Start to dispense the guest card.
  7. Remove the guest card and tap to activate the card.
  8. Hit Done if the deposit totals are correct.