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Curtin University
Current Students

Identity (ID) card

What is the Curtin University Identification (ID) Card?

Your ID card identifies you as a member of the Curtin community and enables you to access certain buildings and services on Campus. It contains your photo and personal details.

You must have a card to:

Below is an example of a Curtin ID card.

Curtin Student identification card showing the Curtin Logo in the top left corner, followed by the card holders Curtin status, their personal details, a unique library barcode and the students picture. The back of the card contains a sticker to confirm enrolment.

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How do I get one?

Bentley Campus
Order your Student ID Card online and collect in person from the Student Service Centre.

Once you have completed your enrolment online you will need to order your ID Card online.

To order your ID Card online please login to OASIS, click the 'Campus Life & Guild' tab and click on the 'Order your student ID Card' icon under important links. Submit your own photograph, all photographs must meet the following criteria to be accepted:

If you wear a head covering for religious reasons we are happy to accommodate your photo at Student Service Centre.

You can collect your ID Card from the 'pre-ordered ID Card' service at the Student Service Centre, building 101, level 1. You will need to bring acceptable forms of identification so that the Student Service Officer can verify your identity.

If your personal circumstances prevent your from utilising this online service please contact the Student Service Centre on +61 1300 222 888 or to make alternative arrangements.

Other Campuses
Please contact the Curtin campus you are studying at for information on how to obtain a Curtin University Identification (ID) Card.

External Study
If you are unable to attend the campus to attain your card, you can post in an Application for Student ID card - External students form available on the Current Students forms page.

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Acceptable forms of identification to obtain a Curtin University Identification (ID) Card

If you do not have any of the above forms of documentation you must provide 2 forms of secondary documentation from the list below:

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 How much will it cost?

Your first card is free!

If your card is lost you will be charged a replacement fee. Please see the Fees website for current pricing information.

Replacement ID Cards can also be ordered online via OASIS.

If your card is damaged you will need to bring the damaged card to Student Service Centre, Building 101 at Bentley Campus where the cause of damage will be determined. The replacement fee may be waivered depending on the cause of the damage.

If your card is stolen and you can provide a police report no fee will be charged for a replacement.

Is my photo used for anything else?

Your photo is stored on your record in the Gallagher Security database; and for students it is also stored in the student database.

Use of your photo is strictly controlled and will only be allowed for approved internal administrative purposes within the University. 

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