Campus ID cards are an everyday part of student life. Students use them for things like accessing buildings and even purchasing meals (their meal plans are stored on these cards). While this method is universally used, it is vulnerable to theft. The following segment by Inside Edition uncovers how easy it is for someone to carry out electronic pickpocketing with these physical cards:


As more and more higher education institutions move towards enabling mobile experiences for their students, such as the digitization of meal cards, which allow students to securely store their details in their phones, issues like electronic pickpocketing can be limited.


Contact us ( to find out how Lucova Campus is helping food service providers deliver a secure and mobile friendly campus dining experience.