Information on ID Cards at Ohio University
How to Obtain New or Replacement IDs & Additional InfoID Card InfoID Card FAQsFALL 2021 - FRESHMAN, COMMUTER, AND TRANSFER STUDENTS: ID CARD INFO
Ohio University freshman, commuter and transfer students can upload a photo using the portal link below.
ID cards will be distributed during Bobcat Student Orientation. If you are scheduled for a virtual BSO, you will receive your ID when you arrive to campus in the Fall.If you have not submitted a photo, upload one today.
EMPLOYEE REPLACEMENT ID CARD PROCESS
For employees who have a damanged ID card from work-related use and need a replacement card, please e-mail Bobcat Depot with PID and employee name. Damaged ID card will need to be turned in when replacement card is picked up.
ONLINE / E-STUDENTS / GRAD STUDENT ID PROCESS
E-mail Bobcat Depot stating you are an online (e-student) requesting an ID to be mailed to you. Include PID, name, date of birth, mailing address and pic:
Photos are subject to approval based on the following criteria:
True color only - no filters or black and white
Cropped slightly above head to middle of chest
Plain, light background - a dark/busy background is the most common reason why a photo gets rejectedYour eyes must be open and looking directly at the camera
You must be facing directly at the camera
Photo can only contain you: no family, friends, animals, objects, etc
Cannot be a photo of a photo
No sunglasses or hat