All students enrolled in Northeastern Illinois University are required to obtain a Northeastern Illinois University identification card and maintain this card in their possession while attending functions of Northeastern Illinois University. This card must be presented on demand for the purposes of official university identification.
The card is available at the Information Center. There is no charge for the first ID issued, however, there is a charge to replace a lost ID.
To obtain your ID card, you must present the following items:
Confirmed tuition bill for the current semester
A photo ID such as a valid driver’s license
The ID card is automatically validated upon payment of required fees each term.
The ID card must be presented to:
check books out of the library
gain access to the Physical Education facility
pick up loan checks
vote in student based elections
enter university events
The ID card is also a debit card that may be used for various purchases on campus.
For more details, please consult the Student Union website.