UGACard Services

UGA Photography

Photography ​Services

The UGACard Office offers a variety of photography services, including photos for government credentials, professional headshots, graduation portraits, and event photography.  We also offer photos in both print and digital formats.

Passport Photos

Our standard passport photos meet U.S. Passport Services requirements (2”x2”, white background).  We can also produce passport and visa photos for other countries (please contact us for details).

  • Each Set (2 photos) - $8.00
  • Digital Copy (sent via email) - $15.00
  • Walk-ins Accepted, No Appointment Needed

Professional Headshot Photos

Head shotWe offer headshot photography at very affordable rates.  Photos are taken in front of a professional backdrop and our photographers will crop, edit/airbrush, and produce prints or digital copies for you. No appointments necessary for individuals. Departments or other groups can email us to arrange appointment times.

Introductory Rates:

  • Prints-                    
    One 4”x6”- $8.00
    Two wallet or passport-sized- $8.00
  • Digital - Cropped to dimensions of your choice- $15.00

UGA Departments:

We can produce headshot photos for your department to use on your website. Contact us for more information.


309 Tate Student Center – 3rd Floor, between Tate Theatre & Starbucks

8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday
Click Here for Complete Calendar (includes holiday closings)


*Effective June 1, 2018 we will be issuing a new contactless smart card and there will be a price increase.

  • Upgrade - $15 (you will need to turn in your current UGACard to receive the upgraded smart card)
  • 1st Smart Card - $30
  • Replacement Smart Card - $35

Cash, Checks, & major credit cards. We cannot charge to Bulldog Bucks/Paw Points or Student Accounts.

For FAQs about the new Smart Card, visit this website

Acceptable Photo Identification

For First-time ID Requests, One of the following is REQUIRED:

  • State-issued Driver's License or ID
  • Passport
  • Military ID

For REPLACEMENT ID Requests, IF we have your ID Photo on File:
You may be asked to provide at least one document:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • Marriage License
  • Housing Lease
  • Check Book
  • Bank Statement
  • Voter Registration
  • Credit Card
  • Insurance Policy
  • Utility Bill

**If we do NOT have an ID photo on file, you must present a valid, photo ID from the “First-time ID Requests” list above.

Additional Information

  • Identification documents must be original- photos, scans, or photocopies will not be accepted.
  • Students must be enrolled for the current semester
  • All patrons must be included in the Identity Management System.
  • Students must apply for Dependent ID cards in person, with proof of marriage.
  • Domestic Partners are eligible to receive a UGACard with access to certain UGA services. For more information, call Human Resources at (706) 542-2222 or click here.