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Photo Upload

Save time and upload your own photo for your LakerCard! Here’s what you’ll need to begin the process:

*Please be advised that in order to receive a Laker ID you must be an actively Enrolled Student, a current Faculty or Staff member of Clayton State University.*

Government-issued ID

  • ID must be current (not expired)
  • Acceptable forms of ID:
    • Driver’s License
    • State ID Card
    • Passport or Visa
    • Military ID
    • Permanent Resident Card (Green Card)
  • Image must be
    • JPEG format
    • [file size min/max]

*Note: Government ID image will be deleted after verification.

Driver's License sample

Driver’s License/State ID Card

Passport ID sample


Miliary License sample

Military ID

Permanent Resident Card sample

Permanent Resident Card


Photo of yourself


  • Use a current color photo in JPEG format
  • Use a solid, neutral colored background
  • Centered and front view of full face
  • Eyes open and visible
  • Wear prescription glasses if you normally wear them
  • Crop photo from just above the top of your head to your collarbone
  • Use a straight face or smile


  • No black & white photos
  • Don’t make funny faces
  • Avoid glare on glasses or closed eyes
  • No photos with social media filters
  • Don’t wear a hat, cap, scarf, or sunglasses (head wraps for religious reasons are permissible)
  • No shadows on face
  • No copyrighted photos or proofs
  • No animals or props in photo
  • No group photos

* Note: If your photo doesn’t accurately represent you, it will be denied and you will need to submit a new photo.

Denied photo one Denied photo two Denied photo one Denied photo four Denied photo five
Not facing forward Social media filters Hat Others in photo Not a color photo
Approved image one Approved image two Approved image three Approved image four Approved image five

You're ready for Photo Upload

Go to:  LakerCard Online
Login with your Clayton State University network login and password.
Upload your government-issued ID and photo.