Step 7 - Obtain your Student ID card

Both On-campus and Distance students require an Avondale Student ID card.


You must present your Student ID card at Examination venues. This applies to both On-campus and Distance students.

You will also need a Student ID card to access parking, access some classrooms, access residential halls for those living on campus, access the computer labs, library services, photocopying, printing, identification for exams, meals in cafeteria (if living on campus) and you may need to use it for work commitments.

How to get your Student ID Card

On-campus Students: when you arrive at Avondale for O Week, you will have your photo taken for your Avondale Student ID card and it will be given to you once it is ready There is no cost for the card (unless you need a replacement card, so don't lose it!). Once you have you Student ID card you can complete an application form for travel concession if you meet the criteria.

Distance Students: You need to provide Avondale with a current photo of yourself (head and shoulders), preferably on a plain background in a jpeg format and email it to StudentServices@avondale.edu.au A Student ID card will then be made and sent to you.

Replacement Cards

On-campus Students, living in Lake Macquarie Campus residence halls:If your card is lost or stolen, report it immediately to Student Services and/or relevant Residence Manager who will deactivate your card so no-one else can use it.
To replace your card, go to or email Student Life Services (StudentServices@avondale.edu.au) and pay $30. Your new card will be issued once payment has been made.
Distance and On-campus students living off campus:To replace your card, go to or email Student Life Services (StudentServices@avondale.edu.au) and pay $30. Your new card will be issued once payment has been made.

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