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NYSC Registration Passport Requirements

Passport photograph is one of the major things needed for NYSC registrations. In this post, we shall look at the NYSC registration passport requirements.

NYSC Registration is in two phases;

  • Online registration, and
  • camp registration

The NYSC online registration is done at the NYSC portal (, while camp registration is done at NYSC orientation camp. In both registration phases, NYSC ask for passport photograph. So, in this post, we will show you everything you need to know about the NYSC registration passports.

Prospective corps members (PCMs) always seek information concerning passports for NYSC registration. But unfortunately, they usually get false information from rumor traders.

Someone will come out from no where to say NYSC requires 30 passport photographs, and another will say it’s 40 passports. And you may wonder what NYSC do with many passports.

NYSC registration passport for online registratio

Below is passport specifications for online registration;

  1. One passports is ok
  2. Background should be white or offwhite
  3. Normal size
  4. It must be clear with no face obstruction
  5. Your head must be straight with two ears visible.

NYSC Registration Passport for Orientation Camp registration

During my time, I reported to the NYSC orientation camp with 28 passport photographs. And I saw someone who reported with over 40, all because of wrong information. I don’t want you to make the same mistake that we made during our time as regards to the number of passports to take to orientation camp.

How many passports are needed in NYSC camp

According to the management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), only eight passport photographs is required from prospective corps members. Your passport ought to meet the specifications for online registration as stated above.

The NYSC management also specified in your call-up letter that it is only eight (8) passport that they want. See where it’s stated in NYSC call-up letter below;

NYSC Registration Passport Requirements

Do not go to camp with over eight (8) passport photographs because you will end up not using all of them.

The background color should be white or off white. Also, note that going to camp with passports is not a ‘do or die’ affairs as there will be many photographers in every nook and cranny of orientation camp.

Click here to see the list of documents for NYSC orientation camp registration.

Source: Nyscinfo

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  1. Sadanu shuaibu Allu


    My name is out on the Senate list as one of the students who successeded and I did all the necessary changes but I was wonder IAM not amongst the matriculated up to now please what is my faith.

  2. Blessing


    The password they will be needing at the camp, should it be white or red background

  3. Plop Ifeoma


    Pls is the passport normal size or

  4. Harrison


    Pls sir call up number is sent to me but can’t still select state

  5. hassan


    Hibro,if ur name appear on a sinate list.for 2019 batch c.den u decided to register for 2020 batch A.will ur name still show on sinate list b4 ur online registration.

  6. Harrison


    I did my registration today will it be possible for me to go with stream 1

  7. Nneoma


    Please I want to change the date of birth on my green card, but could not be able because on my dashboard there is no place to fill in the new date of birth. What should I do and could I do it? Please help me out.

  8. Joy


    Please can I print my green card along side with my call-up letter when it’s out?
    Or must I print the green card before the call-up is out?

    • Print your green card and then wait for call up letter to come out

  9. ADESH


    PS can I register nysc on my laptop

  10. Peter


    If you have been deployed to a state before and you couldn’t show up, what will be the next line of actions. Is it to remobilize or to revalidate! Cos, remobilization is ongoing for the 2019batchB., what is to be done?

    • Humphery


      What you need is “revalidation”, CIick Here to learn more so you won’t make mistake

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