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Your passport around campus

Everything you need to know about your University Student Card

Your Student Card is your passport to access a range of university buildings and services.

You should carry your student card at all times on campus to use as: 

New students - getting your first card

You should apply for your student card before the start of the academic year as part of your initial registration process. Follow the instructions for Joining the University, including photo upload and where to pick up your card when you’re on campus. 

Home students

If you're a fully registered home student, who's not yet collected your student card, they are now available for collection in the University Library between 9.00am and 9.00pm. If there are any outstanding issues with your registration you may need to speak to your Faculty MyPort Hub.

International and new EU students

International and new EU students need to go to Nuffield MyPort Hub for your visa checks first, before being able to collect your card.

Current students - replacing a card

You can request replacement card via the Replacement Card Portal for any of the following:

  • Lost or damaged card (cost incurred)
  • Faulty, stolen or expired (free of charge)

Request a replacement card