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UNLV Passport Office

The UNLV Passport Office is a full-service facility open to the community. It is capable of processing U.S. passport applications and printing pictures on site.

You May Schedule an Appointment If:

  • Applying for your first U.S. passport
  • Previous U.S. passport was issued when you were under age 16
  • Previous U.S. passport was lost, stolen, or damaged
  • Previous U.S. passport was issued more than 15 years ago
  • Your name has changed since your U.S. passport was issued and you are unable to legally document your name change

What To Bring With You to Your Appointment

  1. Completed UNSIGNED DS-11 form*
  2. ORIGINAL proof of U.S. Citizenship (i.e. Birth Certificate, Naturalization Certificate, etc.-CA & TX Birth Abstracts not acceptable)
  3. VALID primary identification (Applicants and parents of minor applicants)
  4. Photocopy of primary identification (front and back) + Proof of Citizenship
  5. Passport photo (taken at Passport Office for $15)**
  6. PAYMENT 1: Personal check, cashiers check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State for the application fee (Fee schedule below ) [CREDIT CARD NOT ACCEPTED]
  7. PAYMENT 2: Credit card, debit card, money order or cash for the $35 processing fee and the $15 photo fee.
  8. Minor applicants – ORIGINAL Birth Certificate (Abstracts not accepted). If submitting a notarized Statement of Consent Form (DS-3053), please include a front and back copy of the ID used for the form. Child must be present for the appointment.

For more comprehensive information relating to your specific passport needs, please visit below:

Adult | Minors 16 or 17 | Minors Under 16

*You may complete your application in our office if you arrive 15 minutes early to your scheduled appointment.

**Applicants that bring their own pictures must have had their picture taken within the last 6 months.

If international departure is in less than two weeks, it is advised that you apply and schedule an appointment at a Regional Passport Agency.

Adult Fees (16+)

Required Fees Paid to the U.S. Department of State

Can only be paid by personal check, cashier's check, or money order.

What are you applying for? Form Fee
First-time Adult Passport Book DS-11 $110
First-time Adult Passport Card
Valid only for travel by land and by sea to Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean
DS-11 $30
First-time Adult Passport Book & Card DS-11 $140
Expedited Passport
(payable to the U.S. Department of State)
  additional $60
Return Express Mail Postage
(payable to the U.S. Department of State)
  additional $15.89

Fees Paid to the Passport Office

(Payable to the Board of Regents) by credit card, cashier's check, money order, or cash.

Service Fee
Execution Fee (Required) $35
Picture Fee (Community Members) $15
Picture Fee (NSHE Students) $10
Priority Express Mail to State Department $24.70
Copies $2

Minors Fees (16 or 17 years old)

Required Fees Paid to the U.S. Department of State

Can only be paid by personal check, cashier's check, or money order.

What are you applying for? Form Fee
First-time Adult Passport Book DS-11 $110
First-time Adult Passport Card
Valid only for travel by land and by sea to Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean
DS-11 $30
First-time Adult Passport Book & Card DS-11 $140
Expedited Passport
(payable to the U.S. Department of State)
  additional $60
Return Express Mail Postage
(payable to the U.S. Department of State)
  additional $15.89

Fees Paid to the Passport Office

(Payable to the Board of Regents) by credit card, cashier's check, money order, or cash.

Service Fee
Execution Fee (Required) $35
Picture Fee (Community Members) $15
Picture Fee (NSHE Students) $10
Priority Express Mail to State Department $24.70
Copies $2

Minors (Under 16)

Required Fees Paid to the U.S. Department of State

Can only be paid by personal check, cashier's check, or money order.

What are you applying for? Form Fee
Minor Passport Book DS-11 $80
Minor Passport Card
Valid only for travel by land and by sea to Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean
DS-11 $15
Minor Passport Book & Card DS-11 $95
Expedited Passport
(payable to the U.S. Department of State)
  additional $60
Return Express Mail Postage
(payable to the U.S. Department of State)
  additional $15.89

Fees Paid to the Passport Office

(Payable to the Board of Regents) by credit card, cashier's check, money order, or cash.

Service Fee
Execution Fee (Required) $35
Picture Fee (Community Members) $15
Picture Fee (NSHE Students) $10
Priority Express Mail to State Department $24.70
Copies $2

Information

Location

SSC Building A
Note that our building is adjacent to the Cox Pavillion arena.

Summer Hours

Monday–Thursday: 9 a.m.– 4 p.m.
Closed for University Holidays

If you arrive more than 10 minutes late to your scheduled appointment, you will need to reschedule to a later time and potentially a later date.

Passport Processing Times

  • Routine: 6-8 Weeks
  • Expedited: 2-3 Weeks

Nearby Parking

Black Lot

  • Student Parking
  • Handicap Parking

Tropicana Parking Garage

  • Student Parking
  • Pay Space Parking
  • Handicap Parking
  • Faculty/Staff Parking

Thomas and Mack Center

  • Pay Space Parking
  • Handicap Parking