ID Card Policies


Dress and Grooming Standards (Honor Code)

The ID Center asks that employees, students and affiliates meet Dress and Grooming Standards.  The ID card is a symbol of a student's affiliation with, and representation of, Brigham Young University.  BYU exists to provide a university education in an atmosphere consistent with the ideals and principles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. This atmosphere is preserved through commitment to conduct that reflects those ideals and principles. We appreciate your shared responsibility in helping us maintain these standards (

The dress and grooming of both men and women should always be modest, neat, and clean, consistent with the dignity adherent to representing The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and any of its institutions of higher education.

Modesty and cleanliness are important values that reflect personal dignity and integrity, through which students, staff, and faculty represent the principles and standards of the Church. Members of the BYU community commit themselves to observe the following standards, which reflect the direction of the Board of Trustees and the Church publication For the Strength of Youth. The Dress and Grooming Standards are as follows: