Create your FANCARD

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Your FANCard is your official Fanshawe identification card. But it does more than just act as ID - keep life simple with one card and take advantage of its other convenient features. You are responsible for keeping this card safe and in good condition for the duration of your entire time at Fanshawe.


Toronto Location Students
Toronto Location Student cards are not available through this website. Please contact the Toronto Location directly with your request.


Upload your FANCard photo (myPhoto)

Add money to your FANCard


FANCard features

Student ID

Your FANCard is your student identification card. It will be accepted as formal identification while you’re writing exams, used to access services on campus and may be requested by businesses in the community as proof of student status.

Building and room access

Use your FANCard to access after-hours building entrances, computer labs and specialized program-specific facilities. 

Flex Plan / Meal Plan

Load and use your FANCard to make purchases on campus! Purchases can be tracked online and unused balances can be carried over to the next academic year. Click here to view dining options.

Student Wellness Centre

Use your FANCard to access our full service, state-of-the-art facility of wellness services and programs, including exercise equipment and group classes. Membership is included in student ancillary fees for full-time, post-secondary students studying in London. Learn more about the Student Wellness Centre (SWC).

Health plan

Most pharmacies will accept your FANCard across Canada as a pay-direct drug card for all full-time post-secondary students. The Fanshawe Student Union provides the Health Plan. Please see the FSU webpage for more details.

Domestic Students

Note: Excludes apprenticeship, ACE and part-time students. International students should register with Morcare for their International Student Health Plan.

London Transit Commission (LTC) bus pass

Tap your FANCard on the onboard validator at the front of the bus. The bus pass will be available only to full-time, post-secondary/blended London campuses students. For more information about using this feature of the FANCard, visit the Bus page on the Fanshawe Student Union website. 

Note: Excludes apprenticeship, ACE and part-time students.

If your card is not working on the bus, please contact the Fanshawe Student Union



Frequently asked questions

How do I request a FANCard?

Step 1: Upload your photo and government-issued photo ID.

Login to the MyPhoto site (use your Fanshawe WebAdvisor username and password) to upload your photo and government-issued photo ID (e.g., driver's licence, passport).

  • Unable to log in? Check your eligibility first; you must pay your deposit or required fees for the current or upcoming term to log in successfully.
  • Already a registered student? Click to reset your password, or contact the IT Service Desk at for assistance logging in.
  • Toronto Location Student cards are not available through this website. Please contact the Toronto Location directly with your request.
  • Note: MyPhoto is not compatible with the Internet Explorer web browser.

Step 2: Wait for an email confirmation on the approval or denial of your photo.

This step may take a few business days during peak times. If your photo isn't approved, Fanshawe will contact you about submitting a new photo. Note: Please ensure you have entered your email address correctly when submitting your photo, or you will not receive the email.

Step 3: Pick up your FANCard!

See "How do I pick up my FANCard?" below.

How do I pick up my FANCard?

See below for instructions on picking up your physical FANCard, and please note the following:

  • If you are a student in Level 2 or above and have not received a FANCard, please fill out this form, or you can stop by our office (Room E2020) during business hours to collect your card.
  • We do not mail FANCards, but a digital image of your FANCard is available at

Level 1 Full-time students in a blended/hybrid program attending London Campus (incl. Y and Z Buildings)Once you upload your photo, you will receive an email with instructions to pick up your FANCard at the London Campus (1001 Fanshawe College Blvd.), room E2020. 
Level 1 Full-time students in a blended/hybrid program attending a Regional Campus, London Downtown Campus, or London South CampusYour FANCard will be distributed to you through your campus. These cards are delivered weekly to each campus. Contact your campus for card pick-up details.
Email the card office if you have not received your FANCard after the first ten days of class. 
Students in a fully online program (all online classes) attending any campusYou will not automatically receive a FANCard. Please click below on the "If I'm a fully online student, how do I get a FANCard?" question for more details.
Students in a part-time program (any campus, any format)You will not automatically receive a FANCard. Please click below on the "If I'm a part-time student, how do I get a FANCard?" question for more details.
If I'm a fully online or part-time student, can I get a FANCard?

Yes. Upload your photo using MyPhoto and follow the steps above. Cards must be picked up in-person at one of Fanshawe's locations. The card will be available in the FANCard Office (E2020, London Campus) unless a request is made for the card to be shipped to another campus location. The Digital ID of the card will be available at as soon as the physical card is ready.  

All students should upload their photo even if they do not wish to request a FANCard. Your photo is used for class rosters and helps staff and faculty get to know you, especially during these times of increased virtual learning and student services.

Is there a digital version of the FANCard?

A new digital I.D is now available. The digital I.D. can be used as proof of student status only for things such as a student discount at grocery stores, restaurants etc. At the discretion of faculty and staff, the digital I.D. may also be used as Fanshawe identification for online tests and exams.  

The digital I.D. cannot be used to access the bus, for door access or on campus purchases. Your digital I.D. can be accessed at If you experience issues viewing the digital I.D., please use another browser and clear your internet cache. For further issues, email

What if I'm a returning student?

If you are a returning student and already have a FANCard, keep using the same card! There is no need to upload your photo for a new card.

If you are a returning student, but never got a FANCard since you were in an online program or never picked it up, please fill out this form. If approved, you will be sent an email with information on how to pick up your FANCard.

What happens if I lose, damage or find my FANCard?

Your FANCard is kind of a big deal. Make sure to keep it safe; don't share, puncture, crack or bend it. If your card is lost or damaged, a replacement fee of $25 will apply.

We offer two ways to request a replacement card.

  1. Visit the FANCard Office, E2020, second floor E Building, Green Zone, London Campus, to obtain a replacement card. The fee is $25.00. We accept credit or debit.
  2. Fill out the online form → FANCard Replacement Request form. An email will be sent providing direction for payment of the replacement card.

If you have lost your card, please do the following steps:

  • Suspend your Meal Plan / Flex Plan by logging in to your FANCard account site, select the tools/gear cog in the upper right-hand corner and click on the "Suspend Card" tab. To remove this suspension, you will need to email your request to or visit the FANCard Office.
  • Suspend your door access, please email as soon as possible. To reactivate door access, you will need to email or visit the FANCard Office.
  • To check why your card is not working on bus or doors, please email and include your name, student number, the card numbers on the front and back and where your card is not working (i.e. doors, bus, etc.) or visit the FANCard Office.
  • If you find your card after submitting a replacement request or have picked up your new card, your previous card cannot be reactivated. 
How do staff receive employee cards?

All full-time and part-time staff are eligible for employee cards. Follow the instructions on the myPhoto site to upload your card photo. In Step Two, beside the "Campus" option, choose "F) College Staff" and complete the process.  If you need it sent to another campus, please email us to request it.

If your employee card is lost or damaged, a replacement fee of $10 will apply. We accept credit or debit. If you have any questions, please contact the FANCard office at