Study Abroad Passport Requirements

You must have a valid U.S. or foreign passport in order to participate in a study abroad program.

Obtain or renew a U.S. passport

Visit the U.S. State Department website or call (877) 487.2778 for a passport application and requirements.

Six-month renewal requirement

If possible, you should renew your passport approximately nine months before it expires. Some countries require that your passport be valid at least six months beyond the dates of your trip. Some airlines will not allow you to board if this requirement is not met.

Passport photo service

International Programs provides passport photo services. Cost is $10 for two passport-size photos. Schedule a photo appointment online or call (512) 223.7114.

Where to submit your passport application

Submit your passport application to the following offices: