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Gopher GOLD™

Gopher GOLD™ is $ you can add to your U Card to make purchases on campus with your U Card. The Gopher GOLD™ Account is the University of Minnesota declining balance account on the U Card - it is not a bank account.

You must have money in your account in order to spend it, you can not overdraft. You can store up to $1000 in your Gopher GOLD™ account.

You do not need to sign up for your Gopher GOLD™ account. It is already available on your U Card.

Gopher GOLD is not cash refundable and does not transfer between University of Minnesota system campuses.

Before adding money to your U Card's or Gopher GOLD Card's Gopher GOLD account please download and read a PDF version of the Terms and Conditions or stop by or email the U Card Office for a copy.

Account Error Resolution Information
In case of questions or errors in your Gopher GOLD™ Account you must contact the U Card Office to begin the error resolution process within 60 calendar days after you were provided the first statement or receipt on which the problem or error appeared. In addition to notifying the U Card Office, you will need to complete the Error Resolution Form. Download a PDF version of the Gopher GOLD™ Error Resolution Form or email the U Card Office and request a paper copy.

Information for Parents on How to Access the Account Information
Link to "Parent Guest Access" Page

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