These two template letters can be used in support of an application for a second passport. Students should provide as much documentation as they can why a second passport is needed pursuant to the requirements outlined by the U.S. Department of State The institutional letter of support also allows the university to demonstrate the need for a second passport for one of their students by documenting any university sponsored travel the student will be participating in. It is best for the university letter of support to be written on university letterhead.

All second passports are issued on a case by case basis by the U.S.Department of State. See the "Request for a Second U.S. Passport" resource for the requirements outlined by the U.S. Department of State.

Temporary Passport Letter - University
Template Letters from Student

These resources were developed by members of NAFSA's Visa Education Subcommittee and Consular Affairs Liaison Subcommittee.