Student Finance Solutions (SFS) offers a variety of gift card options for the various disbursement types on campus. Expand the sections below to view important information and restrictions for each vendor. The catalog may be used to determine the gift card vendor prior to submitting a disbursement request.

Catalog Notes: (1) Peak Season refers to the months of June and December. (2) Preferred refers to select gift card types that have expedited delivery of ten business days. (3) All vendors are restricted to non-OFAC countries. (4) The final price for shipping and delivery fees may vary depending on additional vendor fees.
 

Retail

  • Tremendous
  • Tremendous is a new gift card option for Research Payment Disbursement Requests that offers a wide variety electronic gift cards (e-codes). Participants may select their preferred vendor and receive the e-code directly. Please review the Tremendous Gift Card Department Manual and Demo Link for detailed information, recipient instructions, and FAQs. The Tremendous Gift Card Recipient Manual may also be shared with the participant for quick redemption instructions.

    Along with your disbursement request form, you may be required to submit the Tremendous Text Message Excel Template or the Tremendous Email Excel Template if the e-code redemption links will be delivered through Text message or Email directly to the recipient. You will be required to provide the recipients' names and phone numbers or email addresses on the template. The file must also be saved in CSV format. If the e-codes will be delivered through Links (a CSV file containing hyperlinks sent to the department) a template is not required.

    Please ensure the recipient information is correct; the department will responsible for replacing e-codes sent to incorrect addresses.

     
    General Information  
    Physical Card/E-Code E-Code (Via text or email)
    Disbursement Type(s) All Research Payment Requests

    For Employee Recognition Requests:

    Target/Amazon e-code delivery is available for employee recognition requests, but the recipient will not be able to change the gift card merchant.
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Gift Card Vendor Type(s) Copy and Paste Browser Address:
    tremendous.com/catalog-csv
    Denominations Copy and Paste Browser Address:
    tremendous.com/catalog-csv
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees  
    Shipping/Delivery Fee $0.00
    Processing Fee $0.00
    Inactivity Fee $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A
    Other  
    Refundable No
    Expiration Date Redemption link valid for 3 years
    Visa: 6 months from time of redemption
    Additional Information
    and Resources
    Tremendous Text Message Excel Template
    Tremendous Email Excel Template
    Tremendous Gift Card Department Manual
    Tremendous Gift Card Recipient Manual
    Demo Link
    IE and Edge are not supported browsers
    Visa: Online use only
  • Amazon
  • General Information    
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card E-Code
    Disbursement Type(s) All disbursement types All disbursement types
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/
    Reloadable
    Non-Reloadable Non-reloadable
    Denominations $15, $25, $50, $75 All listed denominations
    Processing Time 10 business days 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees    
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee $0.00
    Processing Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Inactivity Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee $0.00 N/A
    Other    
    Refundable Yes, unused balance refundable at any time. More information here. No
    Expiration Date No expiration date No expiration date
    Tremendous Delivery No Yes.

    For employee recognition requests, the recipient will not be able to change the gift card merchant.
  • US Bank Single Load Visa
  • General Information  
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/
    Reloadable
    Non-Reloadable
    Denominations All listed denominations
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees  
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee
    and $14.95 per order
    Processing Fee $1.00 per card
    Inactivity Fee $2.50
    Card Replacement Fee N/A
    Other  
    Refundable No
    Expiration Date 2 years
  • Target
  •  

    General Information    
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card E-Code
    Disbursement Type(s) All disbursement types All disbursement types
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/
    Reloadable
    Non-Reloadable Non-reloadable
    Denominations $5, $10, $15, $20, $25, $30, $75 All listed denominations
    Processing Time 10 business days 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees    
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee $0.00
    Processing Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Inactivity Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee $0.00 N/A
    Other    
    Refundable Yes, unused balance refundable at any time. More information here. No
    Expiration Date No expiration date No expiration date
    Tremendous Delivery No Yes.

    For employee recognition requests, the recipient will not be able to change the gift card merchant.

Food & Grocery

  • Starbucks
  •  

    General Information  
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Denominations $5 - $500
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees  
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee
    Processing Fee $0.00
    Inactivity Fee $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A
    Other  
    Refundable No
    Expiration Date No Expiration Date
    Additional Information 15 card minimum quantity
  • Ralphs
  •  

    General Information    
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card E-Code
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Denominations $0 - $500 $0 - $500
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season) 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees    
    Shipping/Delivery Fee  Brink's Delivery Fee
    and $9.90 per order*
    $0.00
    Processing Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Inactivity Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A N/A
    Other    
    Refundable No No
    Expiration Date No Expiration Date No Expiration Date
    Additional Information

    *10 card minimum to avoid $9.90 shipping fee
    $500 minimum order total
    View list for where card is accepted at Kroger

    $500 minimum order total
    View list for where card is accepted at Kroger
  • Food 4 Less
  •  

    General Information    
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card E-Code
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Denominations $0 - $500 $0 - $500
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season) 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees    
    Shipping/Delivery Fee  Brink's Delivery Fee
    and $9.90 per order*
    $0.00
    Processing Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Inactivity Fee $0.00 $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A N/A
    Other    
    Refundable No No
    Expiration Date No Expiration Date No Expiration Date
    Additional Information *10 card minimum to avoid $9.90 shipping fee
    $500 minimum order total
    View list for where card is accepted at Kroger
    $500 minimum order total
    View list for where card is accepted at Kroger

Gas

  • Shell
  •  
    General Information  
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Denominations $5, $10, $15, $20, $25, $50, $100
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees  
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee
    and $13.95 per order
    Processing Fee 3.95% per order
    Inactivity Fee $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A
    Other  
    Refundable No
    Expiration Date No Expiration Date
  • Mobil
  •  

    General Information  
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Denominations $10*, $15*, $20*, $25, $50, $100, $150, $250
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees  
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee
    and $13.95 per order
    Processing Fee 3.95% per order
    *$0.50 per card for select denomination
    Inactivity Fee $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A
    Other  
    Refundable No
    Expiration Date No Expiration Date
  • Chevron
  •  

    General Information  
    Physical Card/E-Code Physical Card
    Disbursement Type(s) Research Payment Requests Only
    Preferred/Non-Preferred Non-Preferred
    Non-reloadable/Reloadable Non-Reloadable
    Denominations $10*, $15*, $20*, $25, $50, $75, $100
    Processing Time 3 weeks (4 weeks in *Peak Season)
    Fees  
    Shipping/Delivery Fee Brink's Delivery Fee
    and $13.95 per order
    Processing Fee 3.5% per order
    *$0.50 per card for select denomination
    Inactivity Fee $0.00
    Card Replacement Fee N/A
    Other  
    Refundable No
    Expiration Date No Expiration Date