The University of Barcelona provides the digital card as a means of identifying yourself as a member of the university community and accessing a range of services and advantages. 

If you are a newly enrolled student for the academic year 2023-2024, find out how to obtain the digital card.

If you are a newly enrolled student at a affiliated centre for the academic year 2023-2024, find out how to obtain the digital card.

UB digital cardThe University of Barcelona digital card, accessed from the SocUB mobile app, identifies you as a member of the UB community, enables you to complete a variety of University procedures and gives you access to an advantages plan designed specifically for your user group.

In addition to the digital card, SocUB provides a range of services designed to support you during your time with us: alerts and notifications, access to your academic record, class hours and examination schedules, access to UB email, the Virtual Campus, your CRAI library user account, and more...

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Who is it for?

The digital card is available to University of Barcelona students and students enrolled at affiliated centres, the School of Modern Languages, Hispanic Studies and the Institute for Lifelong Learning.

To be eligible for the UB card you must hold valid enrolment for more than two months of the current academic year.

How do I get one?

To obtain your digital card, simply follow these steps:

  1. Download the SocUB app (for Android and iOS) or access SocUB online.
  2. Access the app and select the student profile.
  3. Log in with your UB username and password (the same details you use for MónUB).
  4. Use the Card function to display your card whenever you need it.

What should I do if I can't log in?

If you can't remember your username or password, consult the MónUB help.

What should I do if I can't see my photograph?

The photograph appearing on your digital student card and in your personal profile for other University of Barcelona services is part of your identification as a member of the University community. It should therefore be clearly displayed and kept up to date.

To upload your photograph, go to FotoUB.

If you need more information, check the support page.

When does the card expire?

Your card is valid until 30 November of the academic year.

It is renewed automatically when you enrol for the following academic year.

How do I change my personal details?

You should contact the Secretary's Office for Students and Teaching Staff at your faculty or school to notify them of any changes.

Who should I contact if I have any other question?

You can send an email to the UB Card office.

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  • Last update: 19-06-2023