Can I use my ID Card as an ATM card?
Yes, your ID Card may be used as an ATM card if you open a new PNC Bank Free Checking Account for Students or have an existing account with PNC Bank. You can activate your ID Card to work just like an ATM card to access your PNC Bank account(s) at ATMs and wherever STAR or PLUS is accepted.
Is PNC Bank the only bank participating in the ID Card program?
Yes, PNC Bank is the exclusive banking partner of the ID Card program.
Will I be surcharged when I use my ID Card in an ATM?
No, you will not be surcharged by PNC Bank if you use your ID Card at a PNC Bank ATM. Other financial institutions or ATM operators may charge for using their ATMs. Additionally, PNC Bank charges may apply for using another financial institution's or ATM operator's ATMs.
How can I link my ID Card to my PNC Bank account(s)?
Card linking can be performed by a PNC Bank representative at a PNC Bank branch (visit the PNC Bank E-Branch on campus, located in the lower level of the University Center, or the PNC Bank Craig Street branch). You may also link your account online using PNC Bank Online Banking, or by phone by calling 1-877-PNC-1000.
Do I need a PIN number for my ID Card to function at PNC Bank ATMs?
Yes, you will need a Personal Identification Number attached to your ID Card. Visit PNC's website for more information.
How can I find out more about opening a PNC account and linking my ID Card?
Information regarding linking your PNC account to your ID Card may be found by visiting PNC's website at www.pnc.com/carnegiemellon.
Can I use my ID Card as a debit card?
Yes, your card can be used at ATMs, and as a ‘pinned' transaction at any vendor who accepts STAR or PLUS cards.
Can I make a purchase with my ID Card as a credit card?
No. For information on a free PNC Bank Visa Check Card, contact your local branch or call