ID & Privileges Office

ID & Privileges Office

The ID & Privileges Office offers a wide variety of services to the University of Chicago community.

About the ID & Privileges Office

The Identification & Privileges Office (IPO) is a joint venture between the Library and IT Services.  We offer a variety of services to the University community.

UChicago Cards

The UChicago Card is the official University of Chicago identification card. UChicago Cards are issued to all faculty, staff, academic employees, and students who are enrolled in credit programs.

Card Pickup Appointment and General Office Hours

Walk-ins are welcome, but card pickup appointments for new users are encouraged!

To schedule a card pickup appointment, please visit

For hours on specific days, please visit and look for us under the Joseph Regenstein Library.

Contact Us

Lobby of the Regenstein Library
1100 East 57th Street, 100F
Chicago, IL  60637