Purchase a Multi-factor Authentication Hardware Token


Individual students, faculty, and staff are eligible to purchase personal multi-factor authentication (MFA) hardware tokens.


$20 USD plus tax

Where to purchase

  1. In Person
    Terrapin Tech in McKeldin Library, room 1221.

    Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Sunday 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

    If you are personally paying for the token, bring a form of payment and your university ID card.

    If your department or unit is paying for the token:
    • Your department business manager or purchasing agent will need to provide Terrapin Technology Store with a KFS number in an email, requesting a price quote for the number of tokens needed.
    • The Terrapin Technology Store will provide a price quote and delivery options to the department business manager or purchasing agent.
    • The department business manager or purchasing agent will provide a Kuali Financial System (KFS) number for payment.
    • The Terrapin Technology Store will confirm the purchase and provide information about order completion and pickup.

  2. Off Campus
    If you are located off-campus and require a hardware token, you should call or email Terrapin Tech at 301 314 7000 or terpstore@umd.edu with your name, department, the number of tokens needed and a shipping address. 

    If the tokens will be paid for by your department, you will need to provide a KFS number.

    If you are buying the token with personal funds, Terrapin Tech is able to process credit card purchases over the phone. 

    Shipping is a flat rate of $13 USD.

Forms of Payment Accepted

Terrapin Tech accepts the following forms of payment for Hardware Tokens:


MFA hardware tokens purchased through Terrapin Tech have a six-month replacement warranty.

Contact terpstore@umd.edu