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ID Cards


ID Card

Where do I get my Sandburg ID card?
Galesburg: Security Office Building B, Crist Center next to bookstore.
Carthage: Library, Room 4
Bushnell: Library

How do I get my Sandburg ID card? Bring your student schedule with your ID# printed on the page to the Library. Your ID# will be entered to verify that you are enrolled in classes. Your picture will be taken and your card printed within 5 minutes, except for the Bushnell location. For Bushnell please return a week later to pick up your ID card.

Why do I need a Sandburg ID card? Your ID card provides proof of your status as a student or employee at the College.

When can I get my Sandburg ID card? As long as the Security is open and you are officially enrolled in classes your CSC ID card can be printed.

What do I use my Sandburg ID card for?

  • Library card
  • Free admittance to athletic and theater events
  • Any transactions in Student Services (Ex. Financial Aid, Business Office)
  • Admittance to the Fitness Center
  • Campus Cafés – add money to your card to use in the cafeterias
  • Discount on city bus - $0.40 one way (For city bus routes click here.)
  • Book store – present ID to purchase books
  • Admittance to the Tutoring Center


How do I put money on my Sandburg ID card to use in the cafeterias? Bring your CSC ID and your money to either the Loft Café or the Cyber Café. The money will be added to your CSC ID at the cash register. You may also add money for cafeteria use to your CSC ID in the Business Office.
How much does my CSC ID card cost? Your first ID is FREE. If you need a replacement it will cost $10.

How do I purchase a replacement ID? Go to the Business Office from 8a-5p M-F to pay the $10 fee and bring your receipt of payment to the Library. You may pay with cash, check, credit or debit.

How do I get a floor card? Mention to the Security Staff that you will need a floor card. Your instructors will have already mentioned to you that it is a necessity to have one. Programs that usually need one are CNA student, Nursing student, Cosmetology, Dental Hygiene, Radiologic Technology, etc. If you are unsure if a floor card is necessary please ask your instructor. Your current schedule with your ID# on it is required to get your floor card printed.