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:

Conferences

UK Bookstore

UK Library

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:

Name

Student ID Number

Current Address

Billing Address

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.

Payment Options

Online: Visit WorldpayTerms and Conditions apply.

Phone: WildCard ID Office 859-257-1378. An agent will process your information and accept payment over the phone. ​

Cost

 

 

Cost of a Distance Learning WildCard ID is $7.00.

IMPORTANT: There are no refunds.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Distance Learning WildCard ID?

This is a student identification card for students who are taking courses exclusively at off-campus locations or online. 

Who is eligible for a Distance Learning WildCard ID?

All distance learning students who are currently enrolled in courses exclusively held at off-campus locations or online.

What services are included with a Distance Learning WildCard ID?

• 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.

How do I obtain a Distance Learning Wildcard ID?

You can purchase a Distance Learning WildCard ID by 
(i) using the Worldpay (online transaction option). Please visit Terms and Conditions of Worldpay.
OR
(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.

What is the cost for obtaining a Distance Learning Wildcard ID?

The cost for obtaining a Distance Learning Wildcard ID is $7.00.

What if I did not receive my Distance Learning WildCard ID?

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.

How do I replace a lost or stolen Distance Learning WildCard ID?

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