Digger Cards

Administrative Services


DiggerCard - The Official Montana Technological University ID

DiggerCards are needed to:

  • pick up payroll and loan refund checks in the Business Office
  • use the Library, HPER and Learning Center
  •  gain access to computer labs after hours
  • attend athletics events (students only)
  • deposit and spend Digger Dollars
  • use meal plans
  • take advantage of Digger Discounts


Welcome to the family, new Orediggers!  Here's how to get your DiggerCard!


1) Take Your ID Photo


Photo Requirements
Do's: Dont's:
*  Current color photo *  Tilt or side angle your face
*  Neutral color and smooth background *  Shadows on face
*  Centered, facing the camera *  Crop off the top of your head or zoom in too close
*  Include top of head down to collarbone *  Other visible people, pets, or objects
*  Eyes open and a natural facial expression *  Inappropriate expressions
*  Wear prescription glasses if you normally do so *  Wear sunglasses, hats, headphones


2)  Submit your Photo, student ID#, and legal First and Last Name to the DiggerCard Center!

You will receive email confirmation when your submission is accepted and your DiggerCard is ordered.

Submit your DiggerCard request here!



3) Pick up your DiggerCard when you arrive on campus!

You will receive email confirmation when your card is ready to pick up.  Just stop in to the DiggerCard Center, present a valid photo ID, and pick up your DiggerCard!

DiggerCard Center Location and Hours

The DiggerCard Center is located on the lower level of the Student Union Building (SUB), Room 116.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., closed holidays.


Digger Card Charlie

Digger Dollars

  • Digger Dollars can be added to your DiggerCard and used anywhere on campus: Bookstore, Mail/Copy Center, Library, Business Office, SSC Dining, Coffee Mill,  Dining Services and most vending machines.
  • Digger Dollars are needed on cards to print in computer labs.
  • Digger Dollars carry over from semester to semester. You do not lose Digger dollars ever.  If you graduate and have a balance on your card, you can get a refund through the DiggerCard Center, room 116, lower level of the SUB.

Make a deposit online here!

Digger Discounts

Digger Discounts are offered by several businesses in the Butte and Anaconda area. View a list of participating businesses below.

For more information about Digger Discounts, contact:

DiggerCard Center
Student Union Building Room 116
Director, Mike Haldane

Butori Collision Center

1811 4 Mile Rd. Butte 406-494-9234

*  10% off repairs.

Butte Floral Company  

1707 Continental Dr., 406-782-6312

*  10% off in-store items.

Butte Jewelers

53 W. Broadway St. Butte

*  20% off retail on jewelry, 10% off framing. Montana Tech Logo imprinted for free on purchased watches.

Butte YMCA
*  College student rate for winter and summer break, as well as Military discount and Financial assistance.

Car Tune Automotive Service and Repair

700 S Montana ST., 406-782-8863

*  $10.00 off on any service, except for tires. 

Cellular Plus
*  $50 worth of free accessories with any smart phone activation or upgrade. See store for details.

Clean & Dry Laundromat & Dry Cleaners
*  One free dry with wash (one per visit per day).

Conlin's Furniture
*  5% off all purchases.

Copper City Crossfit
*  15% off membership.

Cub Power Skateshop

1369 Harrison Ave., Suite B

*  5% discount on all purchases

Day Spring and Restoration
*  Call for monthly specials on carpet/general cleaning and water/fire restoration: 406-494-2094

The Derby
*  15% off during school year. Does not include alcohol.

Elevation Dental

800 W. Platinum, 406-723-6070.

*  Offering students at cost cleanings (45$ or insurance payment without a patient portion or copay), free exam with a cleaning and a 20% discount on all other care. We are a full service dental practice, accepting all insurances including Blue Cross Blue Shield and new patients.

Embroidery Plus
*  15% off items in store, 10% off special ordered items.

Farley & Mary Dee's second home day care

*  MT Tech students receive $5 off daycare a week with  full or part time enrollment
Located at 1107 Utah Ave, 406-782-0219

 Great Clips
*  $1 off a regular price haircut (on Harrison Avenue)

Great Harvest Bread Co.

1803 Harrison Ave. Butte

 *  10% off any order when you present your DiggerCard

Java Hill

*  25 cents off all items, does not apply to baked goods. 

Keenan Jewelers

*  15% off any regularly priced in-stock merchandise. Not valid for custom work, repairs, consignments or Italian.

Les Schwab Tire Center

290 Holland St. Butte

*  5% to 10% discount on batteries, tires, shocks, brakes and more when you present your DiggerCard.

Lisac's Tire

2109 Yale Avenue Butte

*  $5 off oil change, free flat repairs, $10 off a set of four new tires when you present your DiggerCard.

McDonald's Butte & Rocker
*  Buy a Value Meal and get any item on Dollar Menu for free.

MacKenzie River Pizza Co.
*  15% off meal excluding beer and wine

Mining City Mud

*50 cents off of your order when you present your DiggerCard

 Old Works Golf Course
*  Call 406-569-5989 to see what the discount is for the week.

Papa John's
*  35% off the entire order, discount is available when ordering by phone, internet and the Papa John app. Please use this code for discount, DIGGER35.

Pierce Flooring & Design
*  10% off lowest marked price on any in-stock carpet remnants and/or in-stock rugs.

Pita Pit
*  10% Digger Discount ALL DAY - EVERY DAY

Planet Beach
*  $59 per month unlimited use of spa, contact for more info: (406) 873.8824.

Quilici Glass
*  15% off auto glass, house calls and glass work in shop, 10% off car & truck mirrors.

Riddles Jewelry
*  5% off sale prices. Proud supporters of Montana Tech.

Rite-Fix Computers
*  20% off on repairs & maintenance.

Staggering Ox
*  10% off purchase

Taco Del Sol
*  10% Digger Discount ALL DAY - EVERY DAY

Universal Athletic Service
*  10% off any purchase when you present your DiggerCard, some exclusions may apply.

Venus Rising Espresso House

113 Hamilton St. Butte

*  10% off when you show your card.

Whalen Tire
*  5% off any tire products.