How to Make a Guest LionCash Deposit

Adding LionCash funds account is easy and convenient.  There are a several ways family and friends can add LionCash funds: 
In person: At the University Park id+ Office or at Housing & Food Service Office locations at Penn State residential campuses with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Apple Pay, or Google Pay. The student's 16-digit card number is need to process the deposit.

By mail: Make check payable to Penn State University. Please include a note containing the student’s name and PSU ID number.

Penn State id+ Office 
20 HUB-Robeson Center 
University Park, PA 16802

Online: Add funds online.

Important Information

  • LionCash cannot be used to rent textbooks or payment at the Penn State Bursar’s Office. 
  • LionCash deposits are not processed as a cash advance by your financial institution.
  • LionCash transactions can only be viewed by your student.

1. Click +Add Money

2. Complete Make Account Deposit form

3. Submit Credit Card Payment Information

4. Confirm deposit details and Make Deposit


* LionCash cannot be used to rent textbooks or for payment at the Penn State Bursar's Office.