Skip to main content

IT News

Want to update your WVU ID card? Personalize it by submitting your own photo

If you lost your WVU ID or just want a new picture, you can submit your own images for consideration. Just be sure to follow the photo guidelines and the submission steps at Upload as many as three photos at

Your Mountaineer Card is your official ID, so images should resemble driver’s license or passport photos. That means no odd angles, filters or busy backgrounds. Replacements cost $30. 

Within three business days, you’ll receive an approval or denial via MIX (Gmail) or text message, depending on your notification preferences. If approved, you can pick up your card at the ITS Service Center in the Mountainlair. If denied, review the requirements and submit new photos. Direct questions to