Vending Machines

Various vending machines featuring snacks and drinks are located throughout Northeastern University. Students can using  cash, or credit cards at all machines. A limited number of machines accept Husky Card payments via Husky or Dining Dollars.

If you haven’t already, download the CBORD Mobile ID app for your iPhone or Android phone. The server URL is Once downloaded, you can use the app along with your four digit pin to access your room, residence hall, and pay for vending (eligible machines only). Learn more about using the app.

How to use the app to pay for vending (eligible machines only):

  1. Launch the Mobile ID app
  2. Enter your 4-digit pin if prompted (this is the same pin as your Husky Card)
  3. Find a machine with a Mobile ID Location Number (located on the sticker on the front of the machine) and enter it into the app
  4. Swipe the card on the app
  5. Choose the product you wish to purchase

For issues with payments using the Husky Card, please email us at For issues with payments by cash or credit card, please look for vendor information (Prestige) on the machine.

Vending machines can be found in most buildings on campus.



4 Speare Commons - Lower Level
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM — 4:30 PM
617.373.8740 (EST)


138 Sage Hall
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM — 4:30 PM
510.430.2128 (PST) 


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