Generation Z students are tech-savvy, social multitaskers with short attention spans and high expectations. They’ve grown up in a world where they rate everything from online purchases to phone apps. You need to adapt your campus ID programs to ensure your university or college IDs appeal to students who value:
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Card administrators need to a provide best-in-class college ID card experience for students and faculty. They also need to support a university’s strategic objectives – such as re-branding initiatives –while working under tight budget constraints. We can guide you through the process of choosing the right student ID card printer technology for your needs, including:
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Meet and exceed the high expectations of Gen Z with contactless One Card solutions that provide access to the dorms, library, fitness center, cafeteria, book store, campus events and more. Issue ID cards with smart chips, magnetic stripes or radio frequency that can be programmed and used to pay for meals, do laundry, enter secure facilities and do everything in between.
Use as payment for meal plans, cafeterias and coffee shops.
Access sporting events, plays, concerts and other campus activities.
Enter dorms, classrooms and other secure facilities.
Use for conducting laundry and vending machine transactions.
Access benefits in libraries, copy centers, computers labs and more.
Confirm identity for online or in-person class registration.
Capitalize on student and staff discounts offered by local merchants.
Integrate your school ID with local transit companies to create added value.
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Find out how we can help implement and integrate One Card technology solutions on your campus.
Simplifying the issuance process and making it highly personalized are key to a best-in-class student ID card program. Our server-based software lets you capture student photos and demographic data anywhere on campus. It also allows you to print at multiple locations or batch print IDs at your convenience. This helps streamline the entire photo ID card process – and students will love that there are no long lines on orientation day.
The flexibility of our card design software makes it easy to customize IDs for each student while maintaining your school’s brand guidelines. Our advanced card printing technologies allow you to deploy smart cards, RF cards, magnetic stripes and other machine-readable technologies, providing seamless integration with access control systems across your campus.
Entrust Datacard has more than 40 years of experience working with university card program administrators to develop innovative education ID solutions across a variety of schools and geographies, ensuring that we can provide the ID solution best suited to your school. We offer a range of student ID card printers to meet your specific cost, functionality and aesthetic goals, including highly reliable print engines that deliver best-in-class card quality and long-term reliability.
The modular design of our software and printers allows you to add new features quickly and affordably — and protect your investment.
Add innovative branding and enhanced security to your ID cards with our exclusive tactile impression feature.
An available program ensures that your ID card operations remain productive — even if one of your printers requires service.
Easy-to-order printer supplies — including ribbons and holographic overlays — are designed to extend card life and reduce reissuance costs.
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