A passport opens up a world of experiences.

Get your Passport in the Bookstore.

The University of New Mexico has an authorized U.S. Government Passport Acceptance Facility in the UNM Bookstore facilitating global education to UNM students, faculty and staff as well as the greater Albuquerque community.

Open to the General Public

UNM Passport Center Only Accepts Check or Money Order for Payments made to the U.S. Department of State. Credit/Debit cards are accepted for payments made for UNM GEO.

Supporting the UNM Passport Center supports student scholarships  

UNM Global Education Office and Your UNM Bookstores are pleased to co-sponsor the Passport to Success Scholarship for Graduate Students! This scholarship program is designed to increase the number of UNM graduate students able to participate in international programs. To read more about the scholarship or to apply click Here. 

Walk-In Hours: 

Tuesday - Thursday 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday 10:00am - 12:30pm


Tuesday - Thursday 9:30am - 1:00pm

Friday 9:30am - 4:30pm (Closed 1:00pm - 2:00pm)

Saturday 1:00pm - 3:00pm 


  In accordance with the UNM Policy on Mask Wearing updated July 29, 2021, all persons, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear masks in all campus buildings. You must wear a mask when visiting the UNM Passport Center. 

Schedule an appointment online or call (505)697-0110
You can now chat live with GEO agent by clicking the Live Chat button below.
Live Chat available from 8:00AM to 5:00PM Monday-Friday (MST).



Tuesday - Thursday 9:30am-1:00pm
Friday 9:30am-4:30pm
Saturday 1:00pm-3:00pm

Walk-In Hours:

Tuesday - Thursday 2:00pm-4:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-12:30pm



The UNM Bookstore is located at 2301 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106. We are on the Northwest corner of Central Ave and Cornell Dr SE.

We are directly north of Saggios, across Central Ave, and directly west of George Pearl Hall, across Cornell Dr SE.

From the Cornell parking structure, we are located on the southwest corner of Redondo Dr.


Parking is available at the Cornell parking structure at the rate of $1.00 per half hour. All hourly parking is purchased using pay stations that accept Visa, Master Card, Discover, and American Express. Cash payment is accepted on the third floor of the Cornell parking structure. Bills only, no coins accepted. You can also pay for parking online at http://us.parkmobile.com/

Parking is also available off campus along Central at CABQ pay meters.