Epurse is a payment service for everyone with a UGent-account and a UGent-student or staff card (with built-in microchip). It allows you to use your card as a personal digital wallet to pay for:

How does it work?

Top up

Manage your epurse via the website below: top up your UGent card, check your balance and a history of your transactions.

Top up and check transactions

In case of loss / theft / defective card?

Loss, theft or defect has no impact on the credit on your epurse.

Please note: a new card can only be used from the day after it is issued.