Online Griz Card Photo Submission

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University of Montana students, employees, retirees, and affiliates are eligible for a Griz Card, the official University of Montana identification card. Once you receive your University of Montana NetID, you may submit your Griz Card photo online. Please review the photo requirements below before logging in and submitting your photo

How to Pick Up Your Card

Once you have submitted your photo and received a confirmation email that your photo was approved, please visit the Griz Card Center, located on the 1st floor of the University Center, to pick-up your Griz Card. You will need to bring $15 cash, check, Visa, Discover, or Mastercard for your first card, and a photo ID. Acceptable forms of photo ID include: a Federal or State Government issued identification (ex: driver's license), a passport, military ID, or other government issued photo ID.
Once you have submitted your photo and received a confirmation email that your photo was approved, please visit the Griz Card Center, located on the 1st floor of the University Center, to pick-up your Griz Card. You will need to bring $15 cash, check, Visa, Discover, or Mastercard for your first card, and a photo ID. Acceptable forms of photo ID include: a Federal or State Government issued identification (ex: driver's license), a passport, military ID, or other government issued photo ID.
Once you have submitted your photo and received a confirmation email that your photo was approved, the next time you are on the Bitterroot College campus, please visit Meri Telin to make payment of $15 for your Griz Card. This is the standard fee for first time Griz Card holders. You must make payment before your card will be sent to the Bitterroot College and available for pick-up. Once you have made payment and your photo has been approved, your Griz Card will be available for pick-up at the Bitterroot College campus the following week. We will send an email when your card is available. Visit Meri to pick-up your Griz Card. You will need to show photo ID. Acceptable forms of photo ID include: a Federal or State Government issued identification (ex: driver's license), a passport, military ID, or other government issued photo ID.
Once you have submitted your photo and received a confirmation email that your photo was approved, please refer to the email you received from grizcard@umontana.edu or your program coordinator for your next steps. The email will outline where to make payment and pick up your Griz Card. The first card is $15. You will need to show photo ID when you pick up your card.  Acceptable forms of photo ID include: a Federal or State Government issued identification (ex: driver's license), a passport, military ID, or other government issued photo ID. If you have any questions, please email us at grizcard@umontana.edu or call (406) 243-6943.

Griz Card Photo Requirements

Please resist the temptation to submit a photo that does not meet our requirements:

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Your submitted Griz Card photo must be:

  • In color.
  • Cropped slightly above your head down to your shoulders.
  • Taken in front of a blank white or off white background.
  • Taken without hands or other objects, such as headphones or props, in the frame.
  • Taken with a natural facial expression, and with both eyes open.
  • Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera.
  • Taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.
  • Good quality, not grainy or blurry.
  • Taken without sunglasses, scarves, or hats unless worn daily for religious purposes; they should not obscure or cast shadows on the eyes or any other part of the face. Prescription glasses are acceptable if you wear them on a daily basis.
  • Taken in clothing you wear on a daily basis.
  • A minimum resolution of 750x1000
  • File type of jpeg, png, gif, bmp, or svg
  • No larger than 5MB