Texas Tech University

Updated Passport Processing Times

Updated June 2021

The United States Department of State has updated passport processing times and travelers should expect delays. For routine processing, allow up to 18 weeks and for expedited processing, allow up to 12 weeks.

This means students interested in studying abroad in 2022 should apply for a passport now! Students who live in or near Lubbock are encouraged to utilize the Passport Office at the TTU Office of International Affairs – conveniently located right on campus!

Learn more about the TTU Passport Office and schedule an appointment.

Screenshot showing passport processing times as of June 2021

Screenshot taken from United States Department of State website.