Distance Learning WildCard ID
All Distance Learning and UK Online students have the option of having a student ID card, also known as the Distance Learning WildCard ID. This ID card qualifies the holder for various discounts and services including:
IMPORTANT: If you have a valid Student Wildcard ID, please DO NOT apply for a Distance Learning Wildcard ID. This student identification card is for students taking courses exclusively online or off-campus.
How to Apply
To purchase a Distance Learning WildCard ID, students must provide the following information:
Student ID Number
Credit Card Information
*Note: all Distance Learning IDs will be mailed to the address in the UK system. If this needs to be updated, please correct prior to ordering a Distance Learning ID. Allow 7-10 business days for receipt of card. The ID Office cannot guarantee international mailing.
Cost of a Distance Learning WildCard ID is $7.00.
IMPORTANT: There are no refunds.
Frequently Asked Questions
This is a student identification card for students who are taking courses exclusively at off-campus locations or online.
All distance learning students who are currently enrolled in courses exclusively held at off-campus locations or online.
• Student discounts at conferences.
• Student discounts at UK bookstore.
• UK Libraries services (e.g. interlibrary loans, subscribed database etc.)
• Look for student discounts with participating vendors and businesses.
You can purchase a Distance Learning WildCard ID by
(i) using the Worldpay (online transaction option). Please visit Terms and Conditions of Worldpay.
(ii) by calling the Wildcard ID Office at: (859) 257-1378. An agent will process your information and accept payment over the phone.
The cost for the Distance Learning Wildcard ID is $7.00. Please have the following information available:
• Your Student ID number
• Your billing address
• Credit card information
*Note: All Distance Learning WildCard IDs will be mailed to the address in the UK system. If your address needs to be updated, please correct prior to ordering the ID. Allow 7-10 business days for receipt of card. The ID Office cannot guarantee international mailing.
The cost for obtaining a Distance Learning Wildcard ID is $7.00.
If you have not received the Distance Learning WildCard ID after 10 business days from purchase, please call the Wildcard ID Office- (859) 257-1378.
NOTE: The ID Office cannot guarantee international mailing.
If your Distance Learning WildCard ID is lost or stolen:
- Immediately report your lost ID to the WildCard ID Office: (859) 257-1378
- The replacement cost is $7.00