Use and Distribution of Gift Cards
There are a few allowable uses of gift cards. The complete guidelines are within the Purchase & Non-Travel Meal Reimbursement Policy [PDF].
Some examples of acceptable uses are:
- Given in the course of research involving human subjects
- Prizes to students for contests or competitions
Some examples that are not acceptable uses are:
- Given to employees
- Given to student employees as tokens of appreciation
- For any services in lieu of pay
Consult the policy for the full text of requirements when using gift cards.