Skip to main content


Gator Card

The university offers UHD students, employees and alumni the UHD ID card.   The UHD ID card is the official identification card of the university and it is issued to provide access to facilities and services such as the university library, dining, food market, testing center,  computer labs and the Wellness and Success Center. 

The first UHD ID card is free for students and employees.  A replacement ID card is $10.  The UHD ID card is $10 for alumni.  The UHD ID card is available at the Student Lounge in the One Main Building, S204.  

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday: 8am-7pm

Fridays: 8:00am-5pm.

Summer Hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.

How to Get an ID Card? 

  1. Go to the One Main Building, S204 to get your picture taken or use our Online Photo Submission process.
  2. An official government issued photo ID must be presented prior to obtaining a UHD ID card.

The status of the student or employee must indicate as current or active according to the official university records. The UHD ID card is non-transferable.  Misuse of the card may result in disciplinary action by the university.  Lost, stolen or damaged cards should be reported to Student Leadership and Involvement immediately. 

Online Photo Submission

Active UHD students, faculty and staff members can update their ID photo at any time by visiting our Gator Card Portal

  1. Complete Online Photo Submission

Visit our Gator Card portal and use the Upload Your Photo option on the left navigation panel. You will be required to follow the software verification process to be able to submit your photo. Please allow 24-48 business hours for your photo to be reviewed. Once your online request is reviewed you will receive a confirmation email indicating that your photo has been approved or denied. 
(not available for alumni) 

  1. Pick Up Your Gator Card

Once your online photo submission is approved and you receive an email informing you that your card is ready for pick up, please pick up your card at the One Main Building, S204 Front Counter.  

  3. Add Your ID Card to Your Mobile Wallet

All active UHD members can add their ID to their mobile wallet. To do so, please follow these steps:

    • While using your phone's brower go to our Gator Card Portal and login using your full email address and password.
    • Click on the three lines icon on the top left corner of your screen to display the main menu.
    • Click on the Display Virtual ID button.
    • Based on your mobile OS (Apple or Android) click on the Add to Apple Wallet or Gpay | Save to phone button.
    • Finally, click on Add to add your GatorCard ID to your mobile wallet.


Please note that we do not mail out Gator Cards, this is to ensure the integrity of our program and to protect our students, faculty and staff. You must bring a valid government issued photo identification prior to receiving your physical Gator Card. Acceptable forms of a valid government issued photo identification include: US or Foreign Passport/Visa, US driver's License, US State or Federal issued ID, US Military Card or Permanent Resident Card. 

Report Your Gator Card Lost/Stolen 

To report your card lost/stolen, log into the Gator Card Web Portal and use the Lost/Stolen Card option that can be found under the Account Management button on the left. Once your card has been reported, you can get a new card by visiting the One Main Building, S204. Replacement cards are $10.