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Passport Services

The Glen Ellyn Public Library is an official Passport Acceptance Facility, accepting DS-11 applications for passports at the 2nd Floor Information Desk.

Passport Processing Hours

Day Time
Monday–Thursday 9:30 am – 7:30 pm
Friday 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Saturday 9:30-11:30 am and 1:30-3:30 pm
Sunday 1:30-3:30 pm

 

Passport Applications

Applications may be filled out online at travel.state.gov and then printed single-sided. The library also provides applications, which must be filled out in black ink with no whiteout.

Do not sign the application until asked to do so by an agent. The application must be filled out completely, including the social security number. We will not accept applications without social security numbers.

What To Bring With You:

  • Application – Applications may be filled out online at www.travel.state.gov and then printed single-sided. The library also provides applications which must be filled out in black ink with no whiteout. Do not sign the application until asked to do so by an agent.
  • Applicant and Relevant Parties – The applicant must be present.
  • Applications for Children Under Age 16 – Two parents and child(ren) must be present.
  • Valid Photo Identification – Applicants and parents of applicants under age 16 must have a valid photo ID, plus a photocopy of that ID.
  • Original Proof of Citizenship – Such as certified, original, long form birth certificates; naturalization papers; or a U.S. Passport for applicants over the age of 16.
  • Fees – Two separate fees are needed. All payments made to the State Department must be made by check or money order. The processing fee to the library can be made by check, cash or credit card.
  • Current Passport Photo – The library does not provide photo services. The U.S. State Department has strict photo guidelines and acceptance of your photo is always at the discretion of the U.S. passport agency. Note that your new passport photo must be without eyeglasses. Please visit www.travel.state.gov for more detailed information about passports. There are several places near the library that provide the service, such as:
    PJ’s Camera & Photo Supply
    662 Roosevelt Rd.
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    630.790.1133

    FedEx Office Print and Ship Center
    714 Roosevelt Rd,
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    630.469.2677

    Walgreens
    324 Roosevelt Rd
    Glen Ellyn, IL, 60137
    630.858.2930

    Walgreens
    840 N Main St
    Glen Ellyn, IL  60137
    630-790-2087

Renew Passport

The library does not accept mail-in renewal applications. To process your renewal, please visit the State Department’s website If you were under 16 when your passport was issued you cannot renew.