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General information about the Athene card

Organizational Function
Identification of enrollment to the Technische Universität Darmstadt The Athene card is personalized to you. With your photo on the card you can identify yourself as a member of the Technische Universität Darmstadt (e.g. for mobility card).

The Athene card is not an official photo ID.
Technical Function
Payment function of the student services organisation (Studentenwerk) Loading money onto the card is possible at the load terminals of the student services organisation in the dining halls. With the loaded money you can use the payment function of the student services organisation (mensa & cafeteria cash registers, copiers) directly. Through the personalization of the card, customers will be distinguished between employees and students at the register.

If the card is lost, no credit can be refunded.
Library card for the
University and State Library (ULB)
The Athene card entitles, after being validated, the loan in the ULB city center, in the branch office Lichtwiese and in some decentralized libraries of the TU Darmstadt. Other services of the ULB are also enabled.

With the printed ULB number (0017 …) and a PIN you have online access to your loan account and its user data. For more information, please visit: http://www.ulb.tu-darmstadt.de/ulb

Important notice

Do not sign the Athene card! The Athene card is valid without a signature. Writing on the matte thermal printing field will make some features unusable for future application.