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The Southern Miss ID card is a PERMANENT card for each student.  The fall semester ID card will also be used for spring and summer semesters each year.  The same card must be kept and used even when returning from a previous semester.  Do not destroy, bend or tamper with an ID card. You must have a government issued form of photo identification (passport, driver's license, other college/university ID, military ID) when requesting a student ID.

ID cards are made Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

   •   New Student Cards $15

   •   Lost/Stolen Cards $30 (Beginning Summer Semester 2023) 

Hattiesburg campus students may visit the Image Center located in the Thad Cochran Center to have an ID made.

Gulf Park campus Visit the One-Stop office located on the first floor of the Gulf Coast Library to receive your ID.

Distance Learning/Online Learning 
Click on "Distance Learning/Online Learning Students" and fill out the ID form.  Once you have received you confirmation email, call the Image Center to pay for your ID card.

ID cards are made Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Photo Guidelines

passport sample

Photo uploaded must meet the following criteria and are subject to review and can be denied if it does not meet requirements (ex: passport photo):

-File type accepted: jpeg, jpg, png.
-Plain, white background
-Color photo
-Head and shoulders only
-Limit photo size to .75 MB or 768KB
-Professional facial expressions only
-Crop square (2"x2")                                                                                                                            -Center, straight on and front view of full face
-No hand gestures
-Wear prescription glasses if you normally do
-No hats or sunglasses



Contact Us

Photo Services
Thad Cochran Center, Ground Floor

118 College Drive #5097 Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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