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Passport Photo

Photo of a PassportGetting ready to travel abroad? Cajun Card Services is now a one-stop-shop for your photo needs. Within minutes you can take your passport photo and receive 2 prints for $10.00. Prints are in compliance with all government regulations. Visit our office conveniently located in the Student Union Rm. 134 during business hours to receive your passport photos today!

PLEASE NOTE: The Cajun Card Office is not an acceptance facility for passport applications. We do not issue passports or other travel documents. Please visit travel.state.gov/passports for more information or call 1-877-487-2778.

Questions about student international travel can be answered by Global Engagement/Office of International Affairs. For direct assistance please call 337-482-6819 or stop by the Student Union, Rm. 136.

Passport Photo Purchase:

  • For $10.00, one order will consist of two passport photos.
  • Passport Size Photos are all 2"x2" printed on the highest quality photo paper.
  • Once created, the resulting image is available immediately for review, prior to printing.
  • These custom passport photos come individually, cropped, and ready to submit, allowing you to follow guidelines and laws for sizing.

Passport Requirements:

Pose and Expression

  • Have a neutral facial expression or a natural smile, with both eyes open.
  • Face the camera directly with full face in view.
  • Infant and children examples can be found on travel.state.gov website.

Attire

  • You cannot wear glasses.
    • If you cannot remove your glasses for medical reasons, please include a signed note from your doctor with application.
  • Taken in clothing normally worn on a daily basis.
  • You cannot wear a uniform, clothing that looks like a uniform, or camouflage attire.
  • You cannot wear a hat or head covering.
    • If you wear a hat or head covering for religious purposes, submit a signed statement that verifies that the hat or head covering in your photo is part of traditional religious attire worn continuously in public.
    • If you wear a hat or head covering for medical purposes, submit a signed doctor's statement verifying the hat or head covering in your photo is used daily for medical purposes.
    • Your full face must be visible and your hat or head covering cannot obscure your hairline or cast shadows on your face.
  • You cannot wear headphones or wireless hands-free devices.
  • You can wear jewelry and keep on your facial piercings as long as they do not hide your face. Permanent tattoos are acceptable for passport purposes as well.