Frequently Asked Questions

How many WolfBucks will I need?

This is one of our most frequently asked questions. View our How Many WolfBucks page.

Where can I use my WolfBucks on campus?

You can use your WolfBucks at all campus Culinary Services venues, the University Store, vending machines, Campus Prints, and copy machines, Student Center Info + Tickets Desk and Green Music Center Box Offices, Seawolf Services, and the Recreation Center. Visit our WolfBucks locations page for a campus map featuring these locations.

What is the difference between WolfBucks and Dining Dollars?


  • Never expire and roll over from semester to semester and year to year
  • Use at various locations on campus, not just dining venues
  • Add as many Wolbucks as you want

Dining Dollars

  • First-time freshmen living on-campus or Seawolves who purchase the Seawolf All Access meal plan receive a dining dollar allotment at the beginning of each semester
  • Accepted at on-campus dining venues only
  • Expires at the end of each semester
How can I check my WolfBucks balance?

Culinary Services is offering contactless ordering through Grubhub campus dining. Through the app, you can check your balance for WolfBucks, Dining Dollars, and Bonus Dollars.  See more information on our check balance webpage. If you do not have Grubhub, you can have a cashier at any location that accepts WolfBucks run a balance check for you. Or you can email and include your first and last name and Seawolf ID number and ask for a balance check.  

Can my parents and/or guardians add WolfBucks to my account?

Yes! Your parents and/or guardians can add funds to your account if you have set up a Payer Account for them. See the step-by-step process for Payer Guide

Do my WolfBucks expire?

WolfBucks roll over from semester to semester and year to year!

I lost my card/my card was stolen. What should I do?

Report lost cards immediately to the Seawolf Service Center at (707) 664-2308. Your account will be temporarily frozen until a replacement card is issued. Replacement cards are available at Seawolf Services beginning at a cost of $30 per card. The cardholder is responsible for unauthorized use of the card until the report of loss is received by Seawolf Services. If a card is lost when Seawolf Services is not open, the account can be frozen by notifying any of the campus Culinary Services venues.

What are the terms and conditions?

Please visit the Seawolf Card Terms and Conditions website.