Gift Card Guide

The gift card(s) cost will be posted to the account provided to PSC on your original disbursement request form. All orders are charged a Brink's delivery fee: $10.12 for on-campus and $16.68 for off-campus deliveries as of 1/1/20. Fee is subject to change. Additional fees from the vendor are listed below. Vendors and denominations not listed in the charts below, as well as E-code orders, may be available upon special request and are automatically considered non-preferred. All gift cards with denominations over $75.00 are considered non-preferred.

Preferred Gift Cards

Card TypeDenominations

Shipping/Processing Fee

Amazon$15, $25, $50, $75N/A
Target$5, $10, $15, $20, $25, $30, $75N/A

Delivery & returns*

Delivery for preferred gift cards is made within ten (10) business days. Unused preferred gift cards may be returned to Payment Solutions & Compliance and a credit will be posted to the general ledger account via CASHNet. If you are returning gift cards, you must complete the Unused Research Fund/Gift Card Form in order to be credited.

*Also applies to cash research payment disbursements

Non-Preferred Gift Cards

Card TypeShipping Fee*Processing Fee*DenominationsRestrictions
ShellBased on Quantity 3.75% per order$5, $10, $15, $20, $25, $50, $100$2,500 per order limit
Mobil$8.95 per order3.95% per order$25, $50, $100N/A
Chevron$8.95 per order3.95% per order$5, $10, $15, $20, $25, $50, $75, $100N/A
RalphsN/AN/A$5, $15, $10, $20, $25, $50, $75, $100(See list where card is accepted at Kroger)
VISA$14.95 per order$1.50 per card$25Only available for Human Subject Disbursement

*Final price may vary depending on additional vendor fees

Delivery & Returns

Non-preferred gift cards are delivered within four (4) weeks depending on the vendor. Unused non-preferred gift cards cannot be returned to PSC for credit and the department will be charged for the amount indicated on the original form. The department will assume full responsibility for unused non-preferred gift cards.