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U.S. Passports

Let the Customer Service Center at the RSF assist you with all your passport needs

**Due to COVID-19 guidelines, passport services are on hold at this time. Visit for Acceptance Facilities that are currently operating.** 

Traveling outside of the U.S?

The Customer Service Center at the RSF  – an authorized U.S. Government Passport Acceptance facility – offers convenient weekday and Saturday hours as well as all the necessary forms, expedited service, and a friendly staff. No appointment necessary – all requests are handled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Passports services are available to everyone – you do not need to be affiliated with UC Berkeley to take advantage of these services.

Administrative Holidays: Please note, passport services will be unavailable on all UC Berkeley administrative holidays.

Line Management

Passport services are handled on a first-come, first-served basis. Upon arriving, please sign-in via the iPad located just past the Customer Service Center to be entered into the digital queue for service.


Please allow time for parking. The surrounding streets and structures can be very busy, especially during home athletic events.

Passport Book Fees

Processing Time Age Price
Regular (6-8 weeks)

16 and over

Under 16



Expedited (3-4 weeks)

16 and over

Under 16



Overnight Expedited (2-3 weeks)

16 and over

Under 16



Accepted forms of payment: Check or money order made payable to US Department of State. Please note, in accordance with US Department of State regulations, separate checks or money order are required for each passport request. Checks must have check maker’s name printed on them. The Department of State will not accept blank or starter checks.

Passport Card Fees

Age Price
Adult $30
Minor $15

Acceptance Facility Fee

  • $35 per application
  • $20 additional for overnight expedite from UC Berkeley

Accepted forms of payment: Credit card, cash or check made payable to UC Regents.

Passport Checklist

All Applicants

  • Completed DS-11 Form in black ink only
  • We only process D-11 applications dated 2016 or newer
  • Personal check, cashier’s check, or money order
  • Old passport, Certificate of Naturalization, or original birth certificate
  • Government-issued photo ID (of applicant or both parents/guardians)
  • Please see above for fees and accepted forms of payment

 Applicants Under 16 Years of Age

In addition to the items listed above:

  • Applicants 15 years or younger must be accompanied by both parents/guardians at the time of application. Both parents/guardians must supply valid identification.
  • First time applicants – original birth certificate.
  • Renewals – previously issued passport and a photocopy of the birth certificate.
  • Please see above for fees and accepted forms of payment.


Phone: 510-642-7796

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