ID Cards

ID Cards

Your Mizzou ID (TigerCard) is your official University of Missouri identification card. Students, faculty and staff may use their ID to check our materials from the library, clock in to campus jobs and charge academic expenses at The Mizzou Store.

Students and family members can also pre-load Tiger Cash to the students TigerCard using the TigerCard Manager.

A student may use their preferred first name in lieu of their legal name on their TigerCard. Students who wish to display a preferred name should update their information in myZou.

Hours:  8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday-Friday

Your TigerCard (MU ID) is your official University of Missouri identification and gives you access to many resources and facilities on campus.

Faculty and staff can use their TigerCard to:

  • Enter the MU Recreation Center (with paid membership)
  • Purchase meals and snacks at 21 Campus Dining locations with Gold Cash (activation required)
  • Receive a 10 percent discount on purchases at The Mizzou Store and Team Store
  • Charge medications at the MU pharmacy (75% FTE or more)
  • Check out materials from all MU Libraries
  • Clock in to campus jobs

Students use their TigerCard to:

  • Use Tiger Cash to make purchases at all Campus Dining Services locations, The Mizzou Store and select services at MizzouRec (funds must be preloaded using the TigerCard Manager)
  • Do laundry in residence halls (hall residents only)
  • Charge books and other educational expenses at The Mizzou Store
  • Enter the MizzouRec Complex (if student activity fee is paid)
  • Check out materials from all MU Libraries
  • Clock in to campus jobs

ID Cards which become unusable or broken due to normal wear and tear may be replaced at no charge.

Replacement for lost or stolen IDs is $15.00, payable by student charge, payroll deduction, or MoCode.

Replacing a TigerCard for one showing perferred name is $15.00, payable by student charge, payroll deduction, or MoCode.

Students are issued ID cards within 33 days of the start of the semester in which the student is enrolled, with courses appearing in myZou.

Faculty and staff ID cards are issued once the Personnel Action Form (PAF) has been completed by the hiring department and the appointment appears in PeopleSoft Webapps. Please call 573.882.1871 or contact the office at MU DoIT ID Card Requests before coming to the office.

Visiting faculty and staff should work with their sponsoring department to complete a courtesy PAF. An ID can be issued after your start date.

Vendors and contractors should work with their sponsoring department to complete a courtesy PAF. An ID can be issued after your start date.

MU Health Care employees are issued a specific hospital identification badge by Hospital Human Resources. This badge is accepted campus-wide and is automatically activated for use on campus.

Valid, government-issued photo ID and either your student number or your PeopleSoft Emplid. Your high school ID or your paper driver’s license renewal form are not considered valid forms of identification! Read the complete policy.

Valid, government-issued photo ID and either your student number or your PeopleSoft Emplid. Your high school ID or your paper driver’s license renewal form are not considered valid forms of identification! Read the complete policy.

Preferred names may be used on MU TigerCards. Students should update their information in myZou. In addition, any student employed by the University must also work with their Human Resources representative to enter their preferred name into PeopleSoft HR. TigerCards print from the PeopleSoft HR record and cannot be overridden.

The ID Card Office is located on the lower level of The Mizzou Store located inside the MU Student Center. Fall and Spring semester hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summer hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed all University holidays.

Phone: 573.882.1871

Fax: 573.882.5116

 

For additional assistance, contact Tech Support at 573.882.5000.

Immediately report a lost or stolen MU TigerCard! Your MU TigerCard has many privileges associated with it; you should protect it like any credit or debit card.

  • Disable your card at tigercard.missouri.edu or by calling Tech Support at 573.882.5000.
  • Residence hall students should also call 573.882.4440 or 573.693.9707 after hours.
  • Disable The Mizzou Store charging privileges (students) at 573.882.4254.
  • Contact your building coordinator for temporary building access.
  • Students may report any additional problems using your TigerCard.

If you find your TigerCard before a new one is made, you can reactivate it at tigercard.missouri.edu. Sorry, once a new ID is made we cannot reactivate the old TigerCard.

Additional Information

You may purchase a Missouri State ID if you do not have a valid form of identification. See the Licensing Checklist for the required documents.