Texas Tech University

Photo Submission Guidelines

What should my photo look like?

* Please read the following guidelines to make sure your picture will be approved.

  • Current color photo
  • White or off-white, smooth background
  • Look straight at the camera
  • No borders or filters on the photo
  • No hats. No sunglasses. No friends.
  • File format
    • .JPG
    • 300 x 300 pixels
    • 50KB or less
  • Choose wisely! Reprints are subject to a replacement fee.
  • Your first student ID is $25 and will be billed to your tuition. Please check your eBill statement regularly for this charge.

Unacceptable Image

Unacceptable 1
Outdoor Pictures
Unacceptable 2
Head Tilt
Unacceptable 4
Unacceptable 2
Hand Signs
Unacceptable 1
Unacceptable 9
Unacceptable 4
Cut Off
Unacceptable 5
Color Background
Unacceptable 6
Looking away
Unacceptable 3
Far Away
Unacceptable 8

The ID office reserves the right to refuse any photo that does not meet the requirements. You will be notified by email if your photo has been denied.

If you have any difficulty submitting your photo, please contact us at raidercard@ttu.edu or call 806.742.1457.


Click here to submit your photo

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