49er Mobile ID now available to all faculty, staff and students

Monday, January 9, 2023

49er Mobile ID is now available for all faculty, staff and students to access on your phone. 

Your physical 49er Card will continue to work, but if you would like to have the convenience of accessing your 49er ID on your phone, follow the steps below to set it up.

If you have an approved photo on file, please follow the instructions below:

  • Download the Transact eAccounts app.
  • Open the app and tap Get Started.
  • Search for University of North Carolina at Charlotte and tap through to the 49er Mobile ID login screen.
  • Enter your NinerNET credentials to authenticate your device.
  • Tap Add to Google Pay or Apple Wallet 
  • Move through the prompts in the Transact eAccounts app to put your 49er Mobile ID in your Apple Wallet or Google Pay account. Your ID will not work until it is added to your wallet.

That’s it! When you tap your phone at any reader on campus, you’ll be able to access buildings, campus spending accounts, and much more. 

If you do not have an approved photo on file, please follow these instructions to set up your 49er Mobile ID:

  • Download the Transact eAccounts app.
  • Open the app and tap Get Started.
  • Search for University of North Carolina at Charlotte and tap through to the 49er Mobile ID login screen.
  • Enter your NinerNET credentials to authenticate your device.
  • Submit a photo to be displayed on your 49er Mobile ID. Tap the gear in the top right corner, select Submit ID Photo, and then Get Started. Review the photo submission guidelines and upload an image. Photos will generally be approved within 1 to 2 business days.

Once your photo is approved:

  • Tap Add to Google Pay or Apple Wallet 
  • Move through the prompts in the Transact eAccounts app to put your 49er Mobile ID in your Apple Wallet or Google Pay account. Your ID will not work until it is added to your wallet.

That’s it! When you tap your phone at any reader on campus, you’ll be able to access buildings, campus spending accounts, and much more. 

Need help?

Check out this handy set of FAQs and instructional videos if you get stuck.


If you still have questions about 49er Mobile ID, please fill out the 49er Mobile ID help form so a Card Specialist can reach out to you.