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Bulldog Bucks

Auxiliary Services

View policy pdf: Bulldog Bucks Policy

Policy Statement

Bulldog Bucks is a unit of Auxiliary Services, providing a secure, widely accepted payment method on campus only. 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.

Record Retention

The Finance and Administration Auxiliary Services Division complies with the University of Georgia Business and Finance Records Retention Schedule in accordance with the guidelines adopted by the USG Board of Regents Records Retention Practices.


  • What does it cost to use Bulldog Bucks? There is no cost to use Bulldog Bucks as your payment method.
  • What merchants accept Bulldog Bucks? The list of merchants who accept Bulldog Bucks is limited to on-campus use only for purchases in all Dining Services locations, on-campus Jittery Joe’s outlets, and Vending Services locations (includes vending machines and Campus Market Express locations).

Related Information

For more information, please visit: Please see the “Auxiliary Services – Authority to establish and operate” policy for more information about Auxiliary Services.


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: Bryan Varin, Executive Director - Dining Services / Bulldog Bucks

Phone Number: 706-542-1256

Date Issued: 10/25/2012

Last Reviewed/Updated: