ID Card

Your ID Card provides access to residence halls, fitness centers, meal plans and declining account balances, library services, as well as UAlbany and CTDA bus services.

The steps below must be completed AT LEAST ONE WEEK PRIOR to your Orientation. Your ID Card will be produced prior to your arrival and distributed upon arrival. There is no charge for the first card issued to you.

Steps to obtain your ID Card:

  1. Login to MyUAlbany using your NetID and password
  2. Select the “Campus Life” tab
  3. Select “UAlbany ID Card Online Services”, on the left, under UAlbany ID Card Services (You will be brought to the ID Card website)
  4. Login again if needed
  5. Select “Submit ID Photo” on the left if using a computer or click on the "ID Photo" icon from the menu if on a mobile device
  6. Follow instructions to upload a current photo for production

You will need to provide an official form of photo identification (e.g. driver’s license or passport) to receive your ID Card.

For more valuable information about your ID Card, please click here.