You must first apply for the Global Entry program through the DHS Trusted Traveler Programs website. You will be asked to pay a $100 fee for a 5 year membership. You will also have to fill out questions regarding your background.
Note: You are able to waive the $100 fee if you pay using one of these travel credit cards .Start Your Global Entry Application
After your application has been submitted, you will have to wait for conditional approval. Conditional approval means that you have been pre approved for the Global Entry program, but you need to schedule an interview to finalize your application.
The conditional approval process can take anywhere from 24 hours to multiple months, depending on the volume of applications, your background, etc.
Congratulations! You've been conditionally approved for Global Entry. The next step is to schedule your interview at Portland, OR Enrollment Center.
You might notice that Portland, OR Enrollment Center is showing "No appointments available for this location", or the next appointment available is months out.
So what can you do?
Global Entry interview appointments are constantly cancelled, rescheduled, and added. This means that if you can monitor the interview slots at Portland, OR Enrollment Center, you can find an appointment that fits your schedule.
This is exactly what Global Entry Alerts does. We monitor the interview slots at Portland, OR Enrollment Center and send you an SMS alert when an appointment opens up. This way, you can skip the long wait time and book your interview as soon as this week.
Click below to sign up and cut months off your Global Entry interview appointment wait time.Sign Up For Global Entry Alerts
8337 NE Alderwood Rd
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Area Port
Portland, OR 97220
Phone Number: +1 5033267063
Directions: The Global Entry enrollment center is located in the Area Port Office building for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, located at the intersection of NE 82nd Ave and Alderwood Rd. Directions : coming from I-205, proceed west on NE Airport Way to NE 82nd Ave, proceed south on NE 82nd Ave to NE Alderwood Rd and turn left, and immediately into the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Area Port parking lot. Entrance to the Enrollment Center is through the front main entrance, firearm's or other weapons are not permitted .
Notes: The Portland Global Entry Enrollment Center is CLOSED on Thursdays and Weekends, appointment interviews are conducted M-T-W-F, 0900-1445 local time.
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