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Submit Your DukeCard Photo

Log in with your NetID to upload your photo and check the status of your photo submission.

Photo of a female student illustrating a good DukeCard photo - no sunglasses, hats, face covered, etc.
Example of a Good DukeCard Photo
The DukeCard Office accepts DukeCard photos submitted online. Please review the DukeCard photo specifications. The DukeCard Office reserves the right to refuse any photos that do not meet our requirements. If the photo does not meet our requirements, you will be asked to submit a new photo. 

You may view the status of your photo submission by returning to this page.




Photo Specifications

  • Color photo
  • Full face or front view
  • Plain white or off-white background
  • Image from top of head to top of shoulders
  • Cardholder must be only person in the picture
  • All hats or headgear should be removed for the photo except hats or head coverings worn for religious purposes
  • No item or attire should cover or otherwise obscure any part of the face or cast a shadow on your face
  • There should be no reflections from the eyeglasses that obscure the eyes
  • Dark glasses or nonprescription glasses with tinted lenses are not acceptable unless needed for medical reasons
  • Photos must not be retouched to alter the cardholder's appearance in any way