Prepaid Accounts – Downtown Dollars

Downtown Dollars is Cobleskill’s Campus Currency! 

Downtown Dollars is a prepaid spending account on your CobyCard offering a convenient and secure way to make purchases at convenient on-campus locations and at popular off-campus restaurants and businesses.  Downtown Dollars is designed to eliminate the need to carry cash, checks or other cards.  To learn more about the difference between CobyCash and Downtown Dollars, see Question #5 on the FAQ page.

Benefits of Downtown Dollars

  • Accepted  Welcomed at the places you need and want to go on- and off-campus.
  • Convenient– Make purchases with the ID card you already carry.  No need to carry cash, exact change, or debit/credit cards.
  • Prepaid – Only spend what you have.  No costs, interest or fees to add value or use the account. Your account balance is immediately adjusted as you use your card.
  • Easy to Add Value – Add funds to your account with a debit/credit card online or by phone– deposits are available instantly!
  • 24/7 Account Access – Add value, view transaction history, establish a Guest User account and more!  Once registered, you are in total control of your account  24/7 online or on your mobile device!
  • Auto Reload Options – Create a schedule to automatically add value to your account – you determine the dollar amount and frequency – a great budgeting tool for students and parents!
  • Safe & Secure – If you lose your CobyCard, you can suspend your account and have the value transferred to a new Card.
  • Carries Over – Value in prepaid accounts carries over from semester to semester and year to year – for as long as you are a member of the University community.