Our office provides passport photos! Ask to have your photo taken and you’ll get 2 photos for a total of $10.

Passport photo hours are from 8:30 – 11:30am and 1:30 – 4:30pm.

You should also be able to find an application form for a U.S. passport by the front desk. Completion of this form is the first step of the application process.

What does the process look like?

Here you can find the information given by the U.S. Department of State.

Our office provides a handy printout that can serve as a reminder of needed materials, cost, and how to set up an appointment with the Post Office.

photo of a passport
We are NOT a passport issuing facility. When you have gathered all of your materials, you will need to take it to one of many Post Offices. You must schedule an appointment with one by entering city, state, or zip. Berea Post Office is the nearest one to campus.

The FAQ below is designed for quick access to common questions. If you do not find the information you need, it is best to try this or the links given above.

What materials will I need?

Complete Form DS-11: Application for A U.S. Passport (don’t sign it)

Submit evidence of U.S. citizenship (birth certificate)

Proof of identity document and a photocopy of the front and back

Pay the applicable fee (US State Dept calculator & $35 USPS processing fee)

How long does it take to receive your passport?

Passport processing takes between 6 to 8 weeks, however, if you choose an expedited service*, you can receive a faster processing time.

See here for expedited passport application information

There is a $60 fee for expedited requests.