Submit a photo for your HuskyCard

Your HuskyCard is your official Michigan Tech photo identification card. For your convenience, you can submit a photo for your HuskyCard before you come to campus.

Photo guidelines

Choose an in-focus, well-lit, recent portrait headshot—head and shoulders facing forward—that reflects your current physical appearance. Head coverings, e.g. hats or scarves, are not allowed unless worn for religious reasons. Sunglasses are not allowed. Use an image editing program to adjust the photo width to 350px–365px and height to 480px–500px. Save it as a JPG (.jpg or .jpeg).

Once you have your photo ready, log in to MyMichiganTech and click on HuskyCard Photo Upload. We've also put together a video tutorial on how to upload your HuskyCard photo to MyMichiganTech. You will receive an email when a staff member reviews your photo.

BlizzardPhoto template

Photo troubleshooting

What if my photo or preferred name was not approved?

You can view the reason that your photo/preferred name was not approved by logging into MyMichiganTech and following the instructions below.

  1. Log in to MyMichiganTech.

  2. Select HuskyCard Photo Upload.

  3. Select Upload your HuskyCard photo now

  4. View the reason(s) the photo was not approved.

How do I resubmit my photo or preferred first name?

You can resubmit your photo AFTER making corrections. If you still have difficulties, we can also take your photo when you arrive on campus. We do not accept photos via email.

To submit a new photo:

  1. Adjust the photo to comply with the guidelines. 

  2. Log in to MyMichiganTech. Select HuskyCard Photo Upload

  3. Select Start Over to resubmit your HuskyCard photo or Preferred First Name.

Can I submit a different photo after one has been approved?

You will not be able to submit another photo once one has been approved.

Can I get another HuskyCard with a new photo?

Your initial HuskyCard is complimentary. Replacement HuskyCards cost $15.

Why was the photo for my HuskyCard not approved?

A photo can be denied for various reasons. Some reasons include If your photo is out of focus, is too dark, includes unapproved items (hat, sunglasses), or contains multiple people.

If your photo is denied, the explanation will be sent to your Michigan Tech email address with instructions for submitting a new photo.

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