Passport Office


The Passport Office will be closed starting Wednesday, March 18 until further notice.

The Minneapolis Passport Office is still open for customers with emergencies (by appointment only).


331 - 17th Avenue Southeast

Minneapolis, MN 55414

612-625-5186 |


  • In case of bad weather, please call the Passport Office to confirm it is open before coming in: 612-625-5186.

Mon/Tue/Wed/Fri: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

1st and 3rd Saturday of each month: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

No appointment necessary. Applications are taken on a first come, first served basis.

During busy periods, we may need to close early to ensure all applications are processed by the end of the business day. Arriving near closing hours will not guarantee that you will be served. Please schedule your arrival accordingly.

The Passport Office is closed during University of Minnesota holidays. Check our home page for upcoming closures or announcements.


Paid parking is available in the University's 4th Street Parking Ramp, directly across from the Passport Office. Metered parking is available on 17th Avenue. A disability parking space is located behind the building; enter off of 4th Street.

The Passport Office is located within the University International Center.

Transit Options

Bus and Rail

The Passport Office is conveniently located near several transit lines:

  • Metro Transit buses: lines 2, 3, 6, and more
  • Metro Transit Green Line: East Bank Station is a 10-minute walk.
  • UMN Shuttles: 4th St. Circulator to Ridder Arena stop, Campus Connector to Ridder Arena stop, or University Ave. Circulator to Church St. stop


Bike racks and a Nice Ride bikeshare station are located nearby.