If you are a U.S. citizen and do not yet possess a U.S. Passport Book or Passport Card, you may now apply for your new U.S. Passport document at UA Passports.
The U.S. Passport Book is a globally accepted travel document regardless of mode of travel.
The U.S. Passport Card is a wallet-size card that can only be used for land and sea travel between the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Bermunda, and the Caribbean.
For more details regarding U.S. Passports, including government fees, visit the U.S. Department of State website.
The following documentation is required to begin the application process:
- Official State-issued birth certificate (abstracts and hospital certificates are not accepted), current/expired U.S. Passport, Certificate of Naturalization, or Report of Birth Abroad; and
- Government- or State-issued photo identification; and
- One check or money order made payable to U.S. Department of State; and
- One check, money order, or debit/credit card made payable to The University of Arizona.
7-10 days after your application has been submitted you may check the status online.
Please visit the U.S. Department of State website for information regarding applicants under the age of 16.
Note: Please be prepared to surrender your original documents or a certified copy with a raised seal for submission to the U.S. Department of State. These documents will be returned with your passport. By law, we are prohibited from providing copies of original documents. Therefore, if you would like to have a copy of your original documents, please make copies before you arrive at our facility.