Photo Requirements

Photo submissions must meet the following criteria to be accepted for official use on your RebelCard:

Photo of woman smiling
Photo of woman smiling
  • Color photos only
  • Must be current (taken within the last six months)
  • Background must be solid, smooth, plain, and white or light gray
  • Must face forward, showing the head and top of the shoulders, like a passport photo
  • A natural and neutral expression or smile
  • Features, include eyes and face, must be visible
  • Photo should be between 4MB and 300KB

The following tips will help you take an acceptable photo:

Closeup photo of a woman's face
Photo of woman posing with a peace sign
  • No hats, sunglasses, heavy glare glasses, or other articles obstructing face (articles of religious purpose are exempt)
  • Do not use filters to alter photo
  • Do not use a patterned or colorful background
  • No selfies, head tilting, or side views

Government ID Upload

When you upload your RebelCard picture you will be required to upload your ID. Here is a list of acceptable forms of ID:

  • Driver's License
  • Learner's Permit
  • State ID
  • High School ID
  • Passport
  • Military ID
  • Credit Card or Bank Card with Photo

If you do not have an acceptable form of identification, please call the RebelCard office at 702-895-2351 for further options.

Rebel Card picture

Submit Photo and ID

  • Sign in to the RebelCard photo submission website using your ACE credentials.
  • Once you are logged in, upload your photo to the Photo Upload Menu.
  • You will then be prompted to upload a government ID.
  • After you successfully submit your photo, you will not be able to submit another one.
  • All photos are subject to approval.

Check Email

You will receive an email once your photo is reviewed. If you are a student, check your RebelMail account (, and if you are an employee, check your UNLVMail account ( Follow the instructions in the message, as necessary.

Approved Photo

You will get information on when and where you can pick up your new RebelCard.

Bring your government-issued identification (drivers license, passport, etc.) when you pick up your card.

Rejected Photo

You will be required to submit a new photo.