Acceptable Pieces of Identification (I.D.)

  • Federal, Provincial or Municipal identification card
  • Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) identification card
  • Passport
  • Birth Certificate
  • Certificate of Indian Status
  • Driver's licence
  • FAST/Nexus cards
  • Canadian Citizenship Card
  • Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL)
  • Military Family identification (MFID)
  • Permanent Resident (PR) card
  • Police Service issued warrant card
  • Valid student identity card from a Canadian or foreign institute
  • Ontario Health Card
  • Ontario Photo Card


NOTE: You must bring in two pieces of identification: one piece of photo I.D., one piece proving proof of Guelph residency

NOTE: If your current Guelph address is not on your identification you must bring proof of residency (Utility bills, rental lease agreement, University of Guelph "MyHousing", Student Report Cards, Bank Statements, etc.)

NOTE: Your proof of address must include your name and the city of Guelph Address.

NOTE: Social Insurance Numbers (SIN) are not acceptable for identification purposes

NOTE: You must bring the original identification documents. No photocopies will be accepted.