Uploading a Wildcat ID Card Photo


For NEW Faculty/Staff or Student - create a service ticket to request an ID Card at the Wildcat Card Request Page

Please follow the instructions and criteria provided below to submit your ID Card Photo. If you need a replacement ID and are a student, you have to put $2.00 on the Wildcat $$ account through the GET application before we will print your card. Please submit a service request at the link above once complete. 


Your photo needs to be uploaded to CSGold using the instructions below... not attached to the ticket created at the link above.

Wildcat ID Picture Criteria    

What does an appropriate picture look like?  

  • Use a neutral background color (for example; light blue, light gray, beige)
  • A white or cream background will be rejected.
  • The picture should be taken shoulders up -- passport-style [ you can smile in your picture! ]
  • Clothing is required


 Please do not wear the following items when taking your photo 

  • Beanies/hats 
  • Headphones  
  • Scarves  
  • Lanyards
  • Sunglasses 

 Please do not 

  • Put a filter on your picture  
  • Include other people (or pets!) in the picture  
  • Use a busy background


Your Photo Should Look Similar To This! 



To Submit Your Photo Follow the Instructions Below:

Step 1: Log into https://idcard.csuchico.edu/ using your Chico State credentials.


Step 2: Click the “Submit ID Photo”


Step 3: Click “upload photo” at the bottom of the screen and choose your photo from your device


Our ID Card Staff will review your photo after submission. We will send an email to you if the photo is rejected. If it is approved, it will appear in your ID Card profile. 





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