Gold Points Stations

Gold Points are cash value $1 = 1 Gold Point at San Jose State University to pay for campus services and food at any of the main campus Dining Services locations, our Spartan Print Stations, and the Spartan Bookstore.

Add Cash Stations

The Add Cash Stations allow you to add cash (paper dollars) to your Gold Points account using your SJSU Tower Card. Campus guests without Tower Cards can print a guest card at the station.


King Library stations

There are Add Cash Stations on three different floors of King Library:

  • main 1st floor lobby
  • 3rd floor
  • 4th floor

Student Union station

The station in the Student Union is located between Panda Express and Jamba Juice in the Union Square food court.

How to use the stations

Students, faculty, staff

  1. Swipe your SJSU Tower Card
  2. Add bills to the machine

Campus guests

If you don't have a Tower Card, you can also use the stations by first buying a $1 guest card (which comes pre-loaded with 1 Gold Point):

King Library
  1. Insert $1 to dispense a guest card (card will have $1 value)
  2. Swipe the new card to add additional cash to the account.
Student Union
  1. Press the “Guest Card” button on the touch screen display. 
  2. Insert $1 to dispense a guest card (card will have $1 value) 
  3. Swipe the new card to add additional cash to the account. 

Other ways to add to Gold Points

Students and their relatives, staff, and faculty can all use the SJSU Gold Points GET Portal to add points using debit and credit cards.

Gold Points can also be bought at the Tower Card window in the Student Services Center.

If you need help with Gold Points, you can call (408) 924-1885.