Accounts for Purchases

Below is a list of account types that a cardholder may be granted based on their status on campus. The TAR BUC$ account is the only account student will have the ability to deposits funds into. Faculty and staff members will be able to deposit funds into their meal plan in addition to their TAR BUC$ account.

If you would like to make a deposit as a cardholder or a guest, please visit http://rollins.blackboard.com. You may want to bookmark this link for future transactions. Make sure you follow the instructions on the site. If you run into any issues, please visit our FAQ for assistance.


Account Type

Description of Account

Available to the Following Cardholders

TAR BUC$

A self-funded, declining balance account that can be used at most locations across campus.  For a list of locations where TAR BUC$ is accepted, please click here. All

Meal Plan

(for use at Dining Service locations only)

Students: A declining balance account that is funded based on program (Arts and Sciences, Holt or Crummer) and plans available for selection. All, except volunteers and temporary faculty and staff
Faculty and Staff: A declining balance account that is self-funded.  For deposits of $50 or more, faculty and staff will receive an additional 20%.

Bookstore Charge Account

A charge account that is available for use by Arts and Sciences students at the Rice Family Bookstore.  Transaction totals will be reported to the Bursar's office to be billed on the Student Account.  The balance on the account is a running total, and will be reset periodically. Arts and Sciences students

Campus Security Charge Account

A charge account that is available for use by all students at the Campus Security.  Transaction totals will be reported to the Bursar's office to be billed on the Student Account.  The balance on the account is a running total, and will be reset periodically. All students cardholders

Health Services Charge Account

A charge account that is available for use by Arts and Sciences students at the Dubois Student Health Center.  Transaction totals will be reported to the Bursar's office to be billed on the Student Account.  The balance on the account is a running total, and will be reset periodically. Arts and Sciences students

Library Charge Account

A charge account that is available for use by all students at the Olin Library.  Transaction totals will be reported to the Bursar's office to be billed on the Student Account.  The balance on the account is a running total, and will be reset periodically. All students cardholders

R-Card Charge Account

A charge account that is available for use by all students at the R-Card Office.  Transaction totals will be reported to the Bursar's office to be billed on the Student Account.  The balance on the account is a running total, and will be reset periodically. All students cardholders

Board Plan

(for use at Dining Service locations only)

A declining balance plan that uses a "count" system.  The number of meals and limitations will be based on the need of the group requesting the board plan. Pre-term staff and students as requested by select departments; Conference attendees