FEATURES OF THE WEEK
Grand Valley State University is on the verge of one full year of cashless operations on campus. The university's Cashless Campus Initiative will remain in place this fall after a successful first year.
In a recent webinar for the National Association of Campus Card Users (NACCU), two leaders from campus transaction system provider CBORD detailed how the campus labor shortage is impacting schools, and how some institutions are using solutions like self-order kiosks to reduce costs, and ease understaffing.
Valley City State University has launched its Viking Mobile ID for iPhone, Apple Watch, and Android smarthones. Students can now use their mobile credential on campus to make payments and access university buildings.
Case Western Reserve University will transition to two new campus safety apps for emergency alerts and transportation services on campus. Effective August 1, the university's Spartan Safe and Spartan Ride apps will be available to the campus community.