COVID-19 Impact on ID Center

SCE ID Center is open 8:30A-5:00P, M-F for i-card pick up (submit your photo online at link below) and UPass services.  Please continue to email for any inquires.  

SubmitMyPhoto allows eligible university community members to upload their own photo for use on their i‐card. SubmitMyPhoto is open to new and returning employees and students, for new and replacement i‐cards. Mailing of i‐cards is discontinued. Please visit for more information.

We encourage patrons needing i-cards to first attempt to submit a photo online using SubmitMyPhoto. If you cannot do so, please contact for more information. Until further notice, Student Center East ID Center will be coordinating most services by phone or email only. We ask that patrons observe distancing measures whenever possible.


Student Center West ID Center will remain closed until further notice.


Our Mission
The mission of the ID Center is to support the university community with a standardized and convenient form of identification. The ID Center strives to equip the card as a means to provide access to related university systems and services. A dedicated staff is committed to serving all customers in an efficient and courteous manner. The ID Center will endeavor to bring expanded uses of the card through advances in technology and innovation.

What we do
The ID Center provides a one-stop shop for university students‚ faculty‚ staff and visitors identification card needs. We directly support the production of i-cards‚ visitor cards‚ the Dragon Dollar$ program‚ the CTA U-Pass program‚ and provide assistance with all facets of using your university issued ID on campus.

Our satellite ID Center on the west campus supports the medical & professional community with ID creation services close to their offices and classrooms.


Main ID Center Satellite ID Center
750 S. Halsted St., 124 SCE, Chicago, Illinois 60607, MC 049
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM -5:00 PM
Phone: (312) 413-5940
828 S. Wolcott (@ Polk), 241 SCW, Chicago, Illinois 60607, MC 579
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Phone: (312) 413-5944
Closed until further notice