Mountie Bounty


Mountie Bounty is a convenient debit plan that allows you to place dollar amounts on your Mountaineer Card for later use. This service offers security for the card-bearer and the ability to add value to the card at any time at WVU or from home. There are no setup fees and no minimum balances are required.

When the card is swiped through a reader, like those used for credit cards, the account number on the card’s magnetic stripe is read and the purchase amount is deducted from the balance in your pre-paid account. This service lets you use your funds only for the purposes you choose. Balances are carried forward each year, but be sure to read our debit regulations.

How do I deposit Mountie Bounty?

Students and employees can deposit Mountie Bounty online through Parents and guests can also deposit money to a student's account. Use the steps below to make an electronic deposit.


  1. Sign into MyMountaineerCard Online using your Login credentials.
  2. In the left navigation menu, select Add Mountie Bounty.
  3. On the next page click the + Add Mountie Bounty button.
  4. Type the amount you want to add in the Deposit Amount text field.
  5. If this is your first visit you must enter a new credit card to use for adding funds to Mountie Bounty. You can save this information so you can access it again on future deposits.
  6. Click Continue when finished entering card information.
  7. Under the fine print on the next page click Add Mountie Bounty button.
  8. For record keeping, the next page shows you an overview of your activity. You will receive a notification of this transaction either through the text or email settings you chose during setup.
  1. You must know your student's Login username to deposit funds into their account.
  2. Make sure the student you entered is the correct person.
  3. Make sure Mountie Bounty is selected under the Please Choose button.
  4. Fill out the form below and make sure to enter an email address so you can get a receipt.
  5. Click Continue when finished entering card information.
  6. Under the fine print on the next page click Add Mountie Bounty button.
  7. Once your deposit is complete, you will receive an email confirmation to the address you provided. Funds will be immediately available for use at the conclusion of the transaction.

How do I manage my Mountie Bounty?

You can set notifications and track your transactions online at Learn more about these features at the MyMountaineerCard FAQ.

Note: If 125 days after graduation, withdrawal or the end of enrollment at WVU there is any balance remaining in your WVU Mountie Bounty account, the account will be evaluated and a processing charge of $10.00 may be levied on any remaining balance. The charge may also be levied against accounts with 365 days or more of continuous inactivity. Please review the Mountie Bounty Debit Regulations for information about Mountie Bounty refunds and cardholder responsibilities.

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