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 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. 



Tuesday - Friday 10am-2pm

by Appointment Only

Walk-In Service Available on Saturdays

between 10am-2pm


Please note: Only checks or money orders are accepted
for payment to the U.S. Department of State.

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 - Friday 10am-2pm

Walk-In Hours

Saturday 10am - 2pm




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.