In order to submit a photo for your Northeastern University Husky Card, you must adhere to the following requirements below. Your picture will not be accepted if it does not meet these standards.

  • Photo must have a solid white background
  • Photo must be from the chest up (head-shot)
  • Photo should be no more than 300 pixels x 300 pixels
  • Photo must be saved as a .jpg file
  • Photo must be in color and well lit (no webcam or cellphone cameras)
  • Photo must be of you and only you, with a full-frontal view facing the camera
  • Photo must have a neutral or smiling facial expression, both eyes open with no hand gestures
  • No hats, sunglasses, masks or concealment of facial features are allowed (unless for religious purposes)
  • Glasses may be worn so long as there is no severe glare
  • A shirt or blouse must be worn in the photo
  • No photo proofs or watermarked images
  • Your photo may be viewed by University officials so please choose a sensible photo 

In order to receive your Husky Card, a valid government issued photo ID such as a passport or license must be presented at the time of pick up.

 

Examples of acceptable photos

Good pictue1             good picture
 

Examples of non-acceptable photos

Should be a white background

Should be a white background

Must be alone in picture

Must be alone in picture

 

Too far

Too far

 

Too close

Too close