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UPV ID card (TUI: University Smart Card) renewal 

The UPV TUI card issuing for the academic year 2022-2023 will be carried out as follows:

  • If you are a student at the Vera campus, you will have to make an appointment at card issuing point listed below before you go there.
  • If you are a student at the Gandia campus or the Alcoi campus, you will receive an email telling you where and when you can pick it up.

At the Vera campus, a card issuing point has been set up (see map). You need to have an appointment to go there, so do not forget to make one through the "Alumni" app (in the "Appointment" section), or through the links below:

Casa del alumno.
Cita previa para la Casa del alumno
Ubicación de la casa del alumno

Download the UPV Alumnado app and make an appointment through its "Appointment" section:

The new UPV ID card is called the university smart card (TUI) and identifies cardholders as members of the university community. It is green o beige colour and contains user data, a photograph, the relation with the institution (that is, if the holder is a student, PDI, PAS) and its validity. Furthermore, there is space for a signature at the back of the card.

The TUI is fitted with a number of devices: Mifare system (proximity technology), barcode, QR code and magnetic strip. Though this card is the result of an agreement with Banco Santander, the TUI does not work as a bank card and therefore cannot be used for financial services.

The UPV also prints another ID document called the in-house card, which is red in colour and is fitted with proximity technology and a barcode. This ID document is only issued to persons linked to the UPV for a short period of time.

The Accreditations Office (which is part of the Communications Department) is the administrative body in charge of coordinating the issuance of UPV cards. However, there are a number of UPV bodies that attend to and process applications from different categories.

If you would like more information about your UPV card, click on the following link. For example, you can find out where each ID document is processed, where you must collect it, documents that the holder has to submit, the deadlines for application...

To complement all of this, you can access individual documentation for each user via the intranet (or extranet):

  • Search for UPV Card and you will find a list of your most recent accreditations.
  • In the section Relation with the UPV, you have details about the UPV media available to you depending on the category you belong to.
  • Lastly, the section General offers and discounts gives you a list of companies that offer members of the university community discounts on their products and services.

If you have forgotten your password or PIN to access the intranet (or extranet), click on the following link:


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