Student I.D. / HarperCard

Your HarperCard is your official Harper College student identification.

Student I.D.


Your Harper Student Photo I.D. card, known as your HarperCard, can give you campus benefits like access to the College's library and computer labs. The HarperCard can also entitle you to a fitness center membershipBox Office discounts and other savings and services.

After you have registered for the first time, you can obtain your HarperCard at the Harper College Box Office (Building J, Room J135). A photo I.D., such as a driver's license or passport, and proof of Harper College registration is required. Cards are valid for three years from the date of issue.

Credit Students

Credit students are provided a HarperCard at no additional cost. Your HarperCard is paid for by part of your Student Activity fee. Replacements for lost or stolen cards are available for $5.

Chosen Name

If you are a credit student and you have completed the process to request a chosen name, you can also get a new HarperCard. Please complete this I.D. request form and a representative will respond within two business days.

How to Obtain a HarperCard (credit students)

In Person:

The I.D. (HarperCard) office is currently open in Building J, Room J135.

Hours of Operation:

Monday and Thursday, 9:00am to 5:00pm  

Tuesday and Wednesday, 11:00am to 7:00pm 

Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm

Please bring a current, government issued photo I.D. (valid driver’s license, state I.D., passport, etc.).


If you wish to request a student an I.D. card remotely, please fill out this form and a representative will respond with additional information within two business days.

Questions? Call 847.925.6000, Ext. CARD (2273)

Continuing Education (non-credit) Students

Please contact the Continuing Education Office at 847.925.6300, or visit in person at the Wojcik Conference Center Lobby to initiate a Harper I.D. Card request.

Last Updated: 8/19/21