Mobile ID App

Do you ever find yourself struggling to dig your Husky Card out of the bottom of your backpack just to get into your residence hall? Have you ever realized you’ve forgotten your Husky Card just as you’re about to pay for your coffee? Well, fear not, because the Mobile ID app is here! Download this simple app onto your smartphone and you can use your phone in place of your Husky Card. Everything from opening your room door to making vending machine purchases is possible with the Mobile ID app.

Downloading and Installing Mobile ID

iPhone Users
  1. Open the App Store.
  2. Search for cbord mobile id or use this link.
  3. Download the free app Mobile ID.
  4. Launch the Mobile ID app.
  5. Enter huskycardcenter.neu.edu into the Server URL text field.
  6. Press the red Authenticate my device button.
  7. You will be redirected to the Northeastern Enterprise Authentication Service.
  8. Enter your myNEU username and password and press Login.
  9. Press the green Authorize button.
  10. Allow Mobile ID to use your current location.
Android Users
  1. Open Google Play.
  2. Search for cbord mobile id or use this link
  3. Download the free app Mobile ID.
  4. Launch the Mobile ID app.
  5. Enter huskycardcenter.neu.edu into the Server URL text field.
  6. Press the red Authenticate my device button.
  7. You will be redirected to the Northeastern Enterprise Authentication Service.
  8. Enter your myNEU username and password and press Login.
  9. Press the green Authorize button.
  10. Allow Mobile ID to use your current location.

How to Use the App

Residence Halls
  1. Launch the Mobile ID app.
  2. Enter your 4-digit PIN if prompted. This is the same pin as your Husky ID card.
  3. Choose the location of the door you are trying to open.
  4. Swipe the card on the app.
  5. The lock will blink green and red.
  6. Enter your pin number followed by the # sign
  7. The door will be unlocked now and you can enter the room.

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Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:30 AM — 4:30 PM

617.373.8740
or
huskycard@northeastern.edu