What is Refresh?

Refresh helps you save money and earn points at all Great Food at Leeds cafés at the University of Leeds.

If you pay with your Refresh App or card you can save 10% on selected products, earn loyalty points and get free hot drinks!

  • Download the app

    or you can pick up a card in any of our cafes

  • Pay at our tills

    just use your Refresh app or card to pay for your food and drink

  • Collect your points!

    you can use your points to treat yourself and get exclusive discounts!


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Why use Refresh?

Get 3% points cashback

For every full £1 you spend you collect 3 points (worth 3p). Collect your points and use them as credit to treat yourself to something free or to put them towards paying for a purchase.

Exclusive discounts on selected items

Get 10% off a range of products including selected sandwiches and cold drinks as well as any hot drink! Refresh also features a new and exclusive special offer every month!

Get your 11th hot drink free

When you buy 10 hot drinks you’ll automatically get your 11th FREE* with the Refresh loyalty scheme!
Refresh counts for you so you never miss out.

(*Auto-redeem must be selected in user settings)

Where can you use Refresh?

 Whether it’s a quiet coffee or a belly-busting meal, we have something for everyone right here on campus.

The University has 1 restaurant and 15 cafés around campus. So wherever you are on campus you’re not far away from a refreshing drink and good food.

How to get started

Download the app straight to your phone or pick up a card in any one of our cafés

Register using the App

  1. Download the Refresh Loyalty UniLeeds App

    download on the App Store  Get it on Google Play

  2. Click ‘Create Account’ and follow the instructions on screen to enter the required details.
  3. You can top up your Refresh account online through our mobile site or on your computer as well as setting up auto top up
  4. To pay with the app just click the ‘Tap Here to Use’ button. This generates a barcode which our team will scan at the till which then debits credit from your account.
    (NB. ’20 Left’ displayed on the button only refers to how many unique barcodes you have left to use if you have no mobile data signal and does not refer to credit or points.)

Register using a card

To register with a card you will need to have your refresh card handy. Refresh cards are available from all Great Food at Leeds catering outlets.

To start saving, simply…

  1. Visit the Refresh Portal.
  2. Follow the instructions on screen to enter the required details.
  3. Online signup requires a card number which can be found on the front of your Refresh card. If you do not have a Refresh card, you can pick one up at any GFAL outlet or download the app to signup without a physical card.
  4. You can top up your new Refresh card online through your account.

The Refresh App

The Refresh App is an easy and convenient way to keep track of your Refresh Credit as well as providing a range of fantastic ways to save money at any Great Food at Leeds catering outlet across campus!

To learn everything you need to know about the Refresh App and it’s many awesome features such as auto top-up and paying directly with your phone, simply click the button below.

Still Have Questions?

If there’s anything else you wish to know about the Refresh App or your Refresh Membership, please take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Page.

If you still can’t find what you’re looking for or wish to discuss something with a Refresh staff member, please contact us at refreshcard@leeds.ac.uk

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