Welcome to Georgetown!
Below you will find information on how to submit your photo for your GOCard, our deposit options & how to obtain your GOCard.
Once you are registered for your program and your data has been entered into the Georgetown system, your GOCard can be produced.
What is GOCard? The Georgetown University GOCard is your Georgetown One Card and is your one card solution on and off campus for purchases and door access. Sure, it is your official ID card, but it also has great added conveniences guaranteed to make your life easier! Please review all the great benefits this card offers.
Photo submission is mandatory 30 days before your program start date!
- Photo must be submitted by due-date!
- You must have your GOCard to check into your room.
- Your GOCard will be waiting for at the check-in location.
GOCard production for late or not submitted photos will require a long wait time (minimum of 2-4 hours).
- E-mail your photo (Jpeg file), first and last name, your NetID and program name to: GOCardphoto@georgetown.edu
- Make sure to bring a valid Government issued photo ID with you (driver’s license or passport).
Our Photo requirements
How and when will I get my GOCard? You will receive your GOCard when you arrive on campus. Your GOCard must be picked up in person and a valid ID such as driver's license, government issued ID, military ID, or passport must be provided.
Minors: If you are a minor please visit the DMV site to find further details on how to apply for a State issued Identification card for Minors.
How can one deposit money onto the GOCard debit account? The best way is to use the Online card office site. By using this website, you can add funds to your GOCard account, check your GOCard balance and view your recent transactions. Your parents can also add funds through the “Guest Deposit” option (UID number, located on the GOCard, is required for this option). The funds will be available as soon as the transaction was successfully completed. Your account will be credited and ready for you to use when you receive your GOCard.
How can I sign up for a Summer meal plan? Visiting Campus or participating in a Summer program and want a meal plan? Review the available options and sign up online. Contact Georgetown Dining for further information at 202-687-3401 or 202-687-7555.
There you have it! Some big features on a little card! If you still have any questions, please feel free to contact the GOCard office at 202-687-2700 and we will be happy to assist you.