Pick Up Your Griz Card

Please select the campus, program and/or status that best fits to see more details on where to pick up your card and what you need to bring to get your Griz Card. For safety reasons, we are issuing cards by appointment at the Griz Card Center. Please make an appointment

How to Pick Up Your Card

New cardholders should submit a photo for the Griz Card online prior to arriving on campus and/or visiting the Griz Card Center. Once you have submitted your photo and received a confirmation email that your photo was approved, you may pick up your Griz Card. Please schedule an appointment to pick up your Griz Card. The Griz Card Center will not require appointments and will be open for walk-ins during Spring Orientation, Jan 6-8, and the first week of Spring semester, Jan 11-15.

The Griz Card Center will preprint Griz Cards as photos are approved. There is a $15 fee* for all new or replacement Griz Cards, 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. 

*Your Griz Card is required to access campus services associated with mandatory fees; we have automatically assessed the Griz Card fee to new students accounts for your convenience. Students may opt-out of this fee in person at the Griz Card Center. 

If you would like to update your photo, please submit a photo for the Griz Card online. Once you have submitted your photo and received a confirmation email that your photo was approved, you may pick up your Griz Card. Please schedule an appointment to pick up your Griz Card

You may contact the Griz Card Center by emailing grizcard@umontana.edu to request your replacement Griz Card be printed before your arrival. There is a $15 fee* for all replacement Griz Cards, you will need to show photo ID. You may need to present 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 Griz Card Center will print and mail your card to the Bitterroot College. Your card is normally available at the Bitterroot College campus 3-5 business days after your photo is approved. Visit Meri Telin to pick-up your Griz Card. If this is your first card, the mandatory $15 Griz Card fee is charged to your CyberBear Account, so all you need to do is show photo ID. If this is a replacement card, you may make payment to Meri or authorize that this charge be applied to your CyberBear Account.

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 campus contact for your next steps. The email will outline where to make payment, ID verification requirements, and how to receive or pick up your Griz Card. If you have any questions or would like to inquire about getting a card as a distance student, please email us at grizcard@umontana.edu or call (406) 243-6943.