Prepare for semester

Student ID cards

It takes us 24 hours to create your student ID after you've enrolled in mySI-net. Once you've waited 24 hours, collect your ID from campus.

Where to go

To collect your student ID card, visit:

You can either provide your own photo using Capture Me, or we can take a photo for you.

We recommend picking up your ID well before the start of semester (lines can be long, especially during Orientation).

If you've waited 24 hours, come on down – we're ready to issue your card.

Learn more about providing your own photo

Doctor of Medicine students: ID cards for first-year MD students are organised during MD orientation. For further information, contact your faculty.


What to bring

To collect your student ID, all new students, domestic or international, need to show:

  • Proof of identification (a passport or an Australian drivers licence), and
  • Letter of offer (this was emailed to you).

The name on your letter of offer has to match the name on your proof of identification.


External students

If you’re an external student and you can’t attend a campus to collect your ID, you will need to:

How can we help?

Student ID cards are managed by a department called PF Assist:

(07) 3365 2222PF Assist website

Report any problems you experience with the Starting at UQ website.