Automatic Mecenat card for all registered students
Uppsala student union (Uppsala studentkår) orders Mecenat cards for all registered students, both for members and non-members.
All students who are registered for courses and all registered PhD students get the Mecenat card automatically.
Student union and Nation members - The card is ordered immediately
If you are a member of any of the student unions or nations of Uppsala University, Uppsala Student Union will order your card immediately.
Non-members - The card is ordered after a few weeks.
Mecenat cards for non-members are ordered in the end of September (fall semester) or the end of February (spring semester). To get the card earlier - contact Uppsala Student Union.
Delivery of the Mecenat card once ordered
Digital card - immediately
The digital card is created the day after Uppsala Student Union has ordered it from Mecenat. You access it via the Mecenat app. Download the Mecenat app here.
Physical card - within 2 weeks
A traditional physical card is sent to you by post. It will arrive approximately 2 weeks after Uppsala Student Union has ordered it. It is sent to the address you have registered with them.
User name and password
You will receive an e-mail from Mecenat when your Mecenat card is created. It contains all information you need to create an account and get started.
First semester Nation members
The first semester you are registered at a Nation at Uppsala Univerity the mecenat card is not sent to your home address. Instead it it sent to you C/O your Nation. You pick up your card in person at your Nation.
Before you have done this, Nation membership is not displayed on the digital card. This is activated after you have picked up the physical card.
Members not registered at Uppsala University this semester
Members of a Student union or Nation who are not registered students do not receive a Mecenat card. Instead they receive a membership card. For questions regarding this card - contact Uppsala Student union.