Bulldog Bucks

    • Last Updated: 11/21/2012
    • Effective Date: 10/25/2012

    Policy Statement

    Bulldog Bucks is a unit of Auxiliary Services, providing a secure, widely accepted payment method both on and off campus.  Any UGA student, faculty or staff may open a Bulldog Bucks account, which may then be used like a debit card in locations that participate in the Bulldog Bucks program.  Like all units of Auxiliary Services, Bulldog Bucks derives its authority to operate from University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents policy 7.2.2.

    Bulldog Bucks receives no state or federal funding for its operations.  Bulldog Bucks money handling operations comply with all state and federal laws, and with industry standards such as PCI compliance.

    Additional contacts

    Virginia Hamilton, Manager




    Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

    Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President Auxiliary Services

    Policy Owner: IT Director, Auxiliary Services

    Policy Contact: Virginia Hamilton, Manager – Bulldog Bucks

    Phone Number: 706-542-7209

    1. What does it cost to use Bulldog Bucks?
      • There is no cost to use Bulldog Bucks as your payment method.
    2. What merchants accept Bulldog Bucks?
      • The list of merchants who accept Bulldog Bucks is lengthy, and constantly growing.  Please see our website at the link in “Related Information” for more details.
    3. What merchants may participate in Bulldog Bucks?
      • Any merchant may participate in Bulldog Bucks, however some items may not be purchased using Bulldog Bucks.  Please see our website link under “Related Information” for more details.
    4. My question isn’t answered here!
      • Please see the extensive FAQ section on the Bulldog Bucks website.  The website link may be found under “Related Information”.
    For more information, please see our website:  http://bulldogbucks.uga.edu. Please see the “Auxiliary Services – Authority to establish and operate” policy for more information about Auxiliary Services.