Submitted by charmelin on Jul. 31, 2019
Passport Step 1: Gather Proof of Citizenship
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Apply for your USA Passport on campus for the first time!
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Finding or acquiring proof of USA citizenship is often the passport application stage that takes longest. Typical documents to prove citizenship:
- Birth certificate
- Naturalization certificate
- Consular report of birth abroad
If you have this requirement taken care of, congratulations! You may then proceed to the next stage: ensuring you have gov't-issued ID.
Check out this how-to video on applying for a passport: