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Request FSU ID / Bobcat Express Card

Procedures for online FSU Student I.D. Card Request


ID SERVICES IS OPEN MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 8:00am to 4:30pm

* FOR PHOTO ID’S No Appointment necessary- Located at FSU 101 Pullen Hall, Frostburg MD.

FSU-USMH ID Request please make an appointment at: 240-527-2752 for Phys. Asst. Program
All others call 240-527-2731 to have your photo taken and submitted for printing. ID’s will be returned to USMH for distribution.


You must be registered for classes first to receive an FSU ID! If you are not registered for the current semester through People Soft/Paws, please wait to submit your picture.

Please send an email to bobcatexpress@frostburg.edu, include:

To order an FSU ID card, the following information is required to verify identity:

Student I.D. Number, Full Name, Term/year attending FSU, Home Mailing Address, email address, telephone number, and Photo. Student ID cards are only mailed to Online students’ home residence and if you are more than 30 miles from campus.

Notification of receipt of email will not be sent. If you send in a photo that does not meet the following requirements, you will be asked to resubmit the Photo.

Student ID cards are only mailed to Online students’ home residence and if you are more than 30 miles from campus.

Notification of receipt of email will not be sent. If you send in a photo that does not meet the following requirements, you will be asked to resubmit the Photo.

MANDATORY PHOTO REQUIREMENTS

  • JPEG
  • Preferred light blue background (no patterns or textures)
  • Recommend standing in front of light color wall, door, or curtain for background
  • Face and shoulders facing forward. Leave space around your head.
  • Eyes open, look at the camera
  • No hands, objects, other people within image, no photo inside car, or crowded background (religious head coverings are acceptable)
  • Color image, in focus, without any added effects
  • Good lighting
  • Recent or new photo
  • Do not crop (ID Service Office will crop)
  • If photo appears horizontal, software will rotate it


Note: Taking a photo with most smart phones/devices works well.

Example of Bobcat Photo

Sample Student ID photo

Online Students, please allow 10 to 14 business days for the ID to be mailed to you following guidelines. All other cards printed will be handed out upon arrival. Thank you.

Replacement Fee: $20.00 cash, check or Bobcat Express accepted.

Visit the BOBCAT Website: https://www.frostburg.edu/about-frostburg/Administrative-Offices/bobcat-express/