Your university student ID card functions as the CornellCard.
No. The CornellCard has a limit of $1500. You do not need to send money to the CornellCard until you are actually billed for the transactions on it.
The CornellCard is a service that allows you to make purchases by presenting your Cornell student ID card. It is valid at several locations on campus, including the Cornell Store, several ticket outlets, all Cornell dining facilities, and Willard Straight Hall. It is not valid at vending machine card readers.
All registered students may apply for CornellCard privileges by completing a CornellCard application form.
A nonrefundable Cornellcard participation fee of $13 is charged each academic year, subject to change. The participation fee is not prorated.
CornellCard has a purchase limit of $1500.