2015 holiday season hours:

November 25 - 9 a.m. to noon
November 26 - 27 - CLOSED
We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, November 30, 2015.
December 24 - 9 a.m. to noon
December 25 - January 1 - CLOSED
We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, January 4, 2016.
The Office of International Studies and Programs at UMSL operates a U.S. Department of State designated passport application acceptance facility. As a passport application acceptance facility, we are able to accept passport applications for United States citizens of all ages. You do not have to be affiliated with the University of Missouri–St. Louis to utilize our passport application facility, but appointments are required.
Do I need a passport?
For answers to some frequently asked questions, please click here.

Room 301, Social Sciences and Business Building - click here for a map.

Those wishing to apply for a passport or have passport photos taken must make an appointment to do so. Appointments may be made by calling 314-516-7297. Passport applications will NOT be accepted without an appointment.

Passport application appointments are available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please note that if your appointment is after 1 p.m., your application will not be mailed until the following business day. Passport and visa photo appointments are available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Please allow 4-6 weeks to receive your passport. Current wait times and fees can be found at http://travel.state.gov.

International Studies and Programs can take your passport photos and accept your passport application. Applications are available at our office or online at http://travel.state.gov.

Documents needed to submit a passport application:

1. Previously issued passport, original birth certificate, or certified copy of your birth certificate
2. One passport photo (may be obtained at International Studies and Programs for an additional fee)
3. Driver's License or other government-issued photo ID

What are you applying for? Application Fee
(Payable to Department of State)
Execution Fee
(Payable to UMSL)
Adult (age 16+) Passport Book and Card $140 $25
Adult Passport Book $110 $25
Adult Passport Card $30 $25
Minor (under 16) Passport Book and Card $95 $25
Minor Passport Book $80 $25
Minor Passport Card $15 $25
Additional Services
Expedited Processing $60
Overnight Return Delivery $14.85
File Search $150
Add Pages to Passport $82
Passport Photos $15 (payable to UMSL)
Express Mail $18.11 (payable to UMSL)

Application fees must be paid by check or money order. Execution fees may be paid by cash, check, or money order. We do not accept credit cards, debit cards, or student charge accounts.
Do you need a passport in a hurry? We can assist with expedited and hand-carried applications. For more information on getting your passport in a hurry, please click here.
If you have questions or would like to set an appointment, email us.
Need a birth certificate? If you were born in Missouri, click here.