How do I get a Student ID in Leeds?

You can apply for your student card online if your programme is a distance-learning programme (online only), or if you are a part time learner. Please ensure that you have completed your online identity check first.

Can Student ID be used as ID?

Your Student ID card is required for on campus identification. It is also your passport to our Libraries (except Port Macquarie), computer access, discounts at a variety of shops and organisations in and around the campus, and acts as your transport concession (with your Opal card).

How long do student cards last?

Generally, the ISIC and ITIC cards are valid for up to 16 months, starting on 1 September or 1 December, depending on the academic year of the country you purchase your card.

How do I get a university student card?

Anyone over 16 years old studying at a university, sixth form or college in the UK can join UNiDAYS, To get the student discount, simply go to their website and fill in the quick registration form with an academic email address (including ‘’.)

Can an NUS card be used as ID?

An NUS Card is a form of student identification and can be used to find discounts from certain shops or restaurants.

What photo ID can a 16 year old have?

Your age can be verified using your passport, driving licence, national identity card, birth certificate or any Government-approved PASS card.

Do Open Uni students get a student card?

As an OU student, you are eligible to purchase a TOTUM card, powered by the National Union of Students (NUS). With the TOTUM card, you will have access to an ever-expanding range of discounted deals from food, essentials, tech, travel to home delivery, fashion, beauty and a whole lot more…

What can a 16 year old use as ID UK?

Your age can be verified using your passport, driving licence, national identity card, birth certificate or any Government-approved PASS card. Either enter the details in the online form (passport, driving licence or national ID card) or upload a scan of the document (birth certificate or PASS card).

Can you use Totum as ID?

The TOTUM + ID card is accredited by PASS, which means it is part of the most popular and widely accepted form of proof of age ID in the UK. More retailers, pub chains and bars know and understand what the PASS hologram and logo means than any other form of ID card.

Do you have to do an identity check at the University of Leeds?

Every new student attending the University of Leeds must complete an online identity check; this includes students who are starting a new programme of study at the University, such as students moving from undergraduate to taught postgraduate level.

What does the student card at the University of Leeds do?

Your student card: identifies you as a student of the University of Leeds works as your University Library Card – you need it to enter Library buildings and borrow books provides you with access to computing facilities

How do I sign out of University of Leeds?

Click on your initials/photo on the top right of the page and click sign out Re-open the browser and go to and log in using your University of Leeds email and password Then re-open the Online Identity Check Form. If this solution doesn’t fix the issue, you should try using a private browsing window to access the form.

How do I collect my student card from the University?

Once you have completed your online identity check you will be sent an email with instructions of how to collect your student card. If you are an international student and need to collect your Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) from the University, your appointment will cover both student card and BRP collection.