Passport Services

Passport Photo

Photo Services

As a convenience to our customers, UNCW Passport Services offers various photo services:

  • US Passport Photo Services

    We offer US Passport Photo services in office. The photos meet the requirements for US Passports (see bulleted list of requirements below). The service provides two US Passport sized photos.

    US Passport Photo Requirements:

    • Beginning November 1, 2016 eyeglasses will no longer be allowed to be worn in Passport photos.
    • In color
    • Printed on matte or glossy photo quality paper
    • 2 x 2 inches (51 x 51 mm) in size
    • Sized such that the head is between 1 inch and 1 3/8 inches (between 25 and 35 mm) from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head. View the Photo Composition Template for more size requirement details.
    • Taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance
    • Taken in front of a plain white or off-white background
    • Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera
    • Taken with a neutral facial expression (preferred) or a natural smile, and with both eyes open
  • International Photo Services

    We offer international photos for the following:

    • Australia
    • Canada
    • China
    • Columbia
    • European Union
    • Japan
    • Mexico
    • New Zealand
    • Russia
    • Turkey
    • United Kingdom
    • Venezuela
  • Study Abroad Photos & Testing Photos

    We can take your photos for your study abroad adventures and photos required for certain tests (e.g., NCLEX, Praxis, etc.).