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Phone: (910) 962 -2432


Campus Location: Fisher University Union


  • Saturday Hours: We are open from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (last applicant accepted at 1:30 p.m.) one Saturday per month excluding May, June, July, and August. Remaining Saturday hour dates:
    • January 9th
    • February 13th
    • March 19th
    • April 9th



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Eiffel Tower at nighttime <h1>UNCW Passport Office</h1>

UNCW Passport Services has been officially designated as a Passport Acceptance Facility by the U.S. Department of State. UNCW students, faculty, staff and members of the community can apply for a U.S. passport directly through our office. We do not process visa applications.  

Open to UNCW students, faculty, staff, and the surrounding community, no appointment is necessary:

  • Our Fall and Spring semester hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • We are also open from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. one Saturday per month (hours and date posted monthly) excluding June, July, and August.
  • Our Summer hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday 8:00 am to 10:00 a.m. (We are not open on Saturdays during June, July, and August.)

Applying for your U.S. passport on campus is convenient:

  • We offer an on-site passport photo service, so we can take your official passport photo and ensure it meets all the official passport photo requirementsIf you prefer, you can provide your own photo.
  • You can complete the entire application process at UNCW Passport Services.
  • We can provide assistance with your passport questions.
  • We submit your passport application along with all necessary documentation to the U.S. Department of State, which makes the final decision to issue a passport to an individual.
  • You receive your passport in the mail.

We are located in the Fisher University Union on campus:

UNCW offers visitor parking in parking lot M (located just off Riegel Road and Price Drive). We encourage all visitors to begin their visit at the visitor information booth located at the entrance to Lot M so they can be informed of their parking options and, if necessary, be directed to the preferred parking area by our helpful attendant. Directions to Parking Lot M:

  • From College Road (NC 132), turn onto Hurst Drive at the traffic light to enter the UNCW campus.
  • Continue on Hurst Drive to the next traffic light. Turn left onto Hamilton Drive.
  • Continue on Hamilton Drive to the intersection of Riegel Road. Turn right onto Riegel Road.
  • Continue on Riegel Road past the Warwick Center. After passing the Riegel Road/Price Drive intersection, turn left into the Parking Lot M entrance.
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