A passport opens up a world of experiences.

Get your Passport in the Bookstore on UNM Main Campus!

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

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

Supporting the UNM Passport Center supports student scholarships  

The UNM Global Education Office and Your UNM Bookstores are pleased to co-sponsor the Graduate International Travel Grant! 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 - Friday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

By Appointment

Tuesday - Friday  9:30 AM - 3:30 PM  


Closed Wednesday, June 19th 


 Please note: Only CHECKS or MONEY ORDERS
are accepted for payment to the U.S. Department of State.  


No cash payments accepted.


 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 8:0AM to 5:0PM Monday-Friday (MST).



Tuesday - Friday 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Walk-In Hours

Tuesday - Friday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Closed Wednesday, June 19th




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 $1.75 per half hour. Parking is purchased at the pay stations located on each level of the Cornell parking structure. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted. Cash payments are only accepted at pay stations located on the third floor of the Cornell structure (these machines only accept $1, $5, and $10 bills and do not give change). You can also pay for parking by phone at parkmobile.com

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