The simplest way to get your card is to complete the online request form
You will need the following:
- 10-digit USC ID number
- Email address
- Photo that meets the following requirements:
- Recent front-view color image, on a white or off-white background, which is unedited (no app filters)
- Includes a space between the top of your head and the top of the image
- No hats or sunglasses
- Maximum upload size: 10MB
Please allow two to five business days to process your request. When your card is ready, you will receive an email informing you which location and the appropriate photo ID to bring to pick up your card.
If you’re unable to submit your request online, visit one of our customer service centers to have your picture taken and obtain your card. You must have your 10-digit USC ID number and a government-issued photo ID.