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Your University ID card

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

Once you have uploaded your photoenrolled online and had your identity checked your University ID card will be posted to your term-time address (closer to the start date of your course). 

Please carry this card with you on campus at all times (you may be asked to show it to security or other University staff).

Your ID Card will give you access to campus buildings, Library services and intercampus buses, as well as printing and photocopying facilities.

Research Students

The University of Wolverhampton recognises the importance of its Research Students' needs and requirements and have introduced a new Research Students' ID card.

Frequently Asked Questions

No - your initial card is free of charge, but you’ll be charged £10 for a replacement if you lose or deface it.

You can upload your photo as soon as your receive an offer from the University. You’ll need your date of birth and your student number, (eg 1076543) to complete the process.

You can upload a photo from any computer or device with Internet access, either on campus or away from the University.

Yes, you can upload a photo from your phone, so long at it complies with the criteria listed on the photo upload page.

Webcams are available in Faculty Student Services, Libraries, some IT Labs and the Students' Union, so you can take one and then upload it.

Please ask a member of staff if you want to use a webcam, and they'll be able to help you with the upload if necessary.

It will be considered as ‘defacing’ the card and you will be charged for a replacement.

You should receive your card within a few days of completing enrolment, but if it has not arrived within 7 days, please go to the Library.

Libraries have facilities to replace your card if necessary. There is a £10 charge for replacement cards.