Villanova University Wildcard

Make the most of your Villanova Wildcard

It's an optional combined student ID and ATM card

Connect your Villanova University Wildcard to a Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account

Villanova University and Wells Fargo are pleased to offer you an optional banking convenience when you connect your Villanova Wildcard to a Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account. Use it as your official University ID card, for campus privileges, and for your day-to-day financial needs on and off campus. When connected, you will enjoy no-fee access to Wells Fargo ATMs nationwide, including the Wells Fargo ATMs on campus. You can make purchases using your Personal Identification Number (PIN) with your connected Villanova Wildcard. Take advantage of this optional benefit today.

Enjoy a wide range of services and benefits:

  • Monthly service fee waived when linked to your Villanova Wildcard.
  • Use the Wells Fargo Mobile® app to check account activity, deposit checks, transfer funds, pay bills, and send money with your smartphone.
  • Get access to Wells Fargo ATMs when you don’t have your Villanova Wildcard by requesting an ATM Access Code in the Wells Fargo Mobile® app.
  • Help stay on top of your account balance and transactions by setting up text or email alerts.
  • Access helpful online financial education and money management tools.

Connecting your Villanova Wildcard

  • Getting Your Card: If you are a residential student, you will receive your Wildcard when you check into your residential hall. If you are a non-residential student, you will get your card from the Wildcard Office.
  • Once you have your card, you can open a Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account by bringing it to any nearby Wells Fargo branch, including the on-campus branch located at:
    • Dougherty Hall - 800 Lancaster Avenue
  • See a banker to connect your card to your new or existing Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account.

Additional protection feature

Your linked Villanova Wildcard also comes with Zero Liability protection at no extra cost which means you will be reimbursed for any promptly reported unauthorized card transactions.

Reporting your lost or stolen connected Villanova Wildcard

Contact your school

  • Report your missing Wildcard online or visit the Wildcard Office in Dougherty Hall to prevent unauthorized use of your card and to obtain a replacement card. 
  • When the Wildcard Office is closed, you may also report the loss to Public Safety at 1-610-519-5800.

Contact Wells Fargo

If your card is connected to a Wells Fargo account, immediately contact Wells Fargo 24/7 at 1-800-TO-WELLS (1-800-869-3557). Wells Fargo accepts Telecommunications Relay Services calls. For TTY/TTD, call 1-800-877-4833.

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Once you have your new card, speak to a Wells Fargo banker to have it connected to your checking account.

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