How to buy your TOTUM card?

It’s easy to sign up for a TOTUM card, just follow the steps below:


Go to or download the TOTUM App on your smartphone


  • Register with your email address and fill in your personal details

  • Select your place of study from the drop-down list i.e. ‘Bradford College Students’ Union’

  • Verify your student/staff status through one of the following methods:

    • Login to the Bradford College online portal

    • Enter your academic email address and click through to verify the link

    • Collect in person from your place of study (Students' Union, GF David Hockney Building) and show your college ID badge (This method of verification is currently unavailable due to COVID-19)

  • Select your card type (either TOTUM or TOTUM + ID)

  • Choose card duration and delivery method. Due to COVID-19 all cards are being sent out to home addresses free of charge. You can choose to have your card sent to the Students' Union or your home address; for an additional £1.50

  • Enter payment details and upload a photo

  • Don’t forget to collect your card from the Students' Union, if you selected this option


If you're buying a TOTUM + ID card, then you'll also need to go to the TOTUM App to upload your passport or driving license and complete your application!


Any questions? Visit the TOTUM help centre