Passport Fees

Passport Types

  • Passport Book - may be used by U.S. citizens to travel by any means to any international travel destination.
  • Passport Card - may be used by U.S. citizens to re-enter the United States at land border-crossings and sea ports-of-entry when arriving from Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean and Bermuda only.
  • Note: Passport Cards CANNOT be used to fly internationally.

Passport Fees

Passport fees are set by the U.S. Department of State and are the same at all passport application acceptance facilities. 

Passport Book Fees

Service

Adult (payable to 
U.S. Department of State)*

Youth
(payable to 
U.S. Department of State)*

Execution Fee
(payable to
College of Charleston)*

Routine

$110.00

$80.00

$35.00

Expedited (+$60.00)

$170.00

$140.00

$35.00

Expedited (USPS Express Mail Overnight Return) (+$15.89)

$185.89

$155.89

$35.00

Passport Card Fees

Service

Adult
(payable to
U.S. Department of State)*

Youth
(payable to 
U.S. Department of State)*

Execution Fee
(payable to
College of Charleston) *

Routine

$30.00

$15.00

$35.00

Expedited
(First Class Mail) (+$60.00)

$90.00

$75.00

$35.00

Expedited
(USPS Express Mail Overnight Return) (+$15.89)

Not Available, may only be returned First-Class Mail

Not Available, may only be returned First-Class Mail

N/A

Renewal: Passport Book & Card Fees

Service

Adult Passport Book
(payable to 
U.S. Department of State)*

Adult Passport Card
(payable to
U.S. Department of State)*

Adult Passport Book & Passport Card
(payable to
U.S. Department of State)*

Routine

$110.00

$30.00

$140.00

Expedited (+$60.00)

$170.00

$90.00

$200.00

Expedited
(USPS Express Mail Overnight Return) (+$15.89)

$185.89

Not Available, may only be
Returned First-Class Mail

$215.89
(Only Passport Book will be returned Overnight Service. Passport Card is returned First-Class Mail.)

* Passport Fee - can only be paid by check or money order made payable to U.S. Department of State. Cash payments are not accepted.

* Execution Fee - required in addition to the passport fee for each application. At C of C, this fee can be paid by check, money order, debit/credit card or cash. Checks and money orders must be made payable to College of Charleston Services.

Passport Photo Fee
Passport photo services is provided at the C of C Passport Acceptance Office. The fee is $10.00.