TSA Pre® Application Center to Temporarily Open for Appointments at the Charlottesville Albemarle Airport Terminal – February 13th – February 17th 2017

This application process allows U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents to enroll directly in TSA Pre✓® – an expedited screening program that allows travelers to keep items such as their shoes, light outerwear and belts on. They can also keep their laptop in its case and their 3-1-1 compliant liquids/gels bag in a carry-on, in select TSA airport checkpoint screening lanes.

To participate in this enrollment opportunity, travelers should do the following:

  • Make an appointment online and pre-enroll at identogo.com/tsa-precheck. It typically only takes 10 minutes to pre-enroll.
  • Once on the enrollment site, type in location “Charlottesville, VA” and click on the search button to select the enrollment site for Charlottesville Albemarle Airport.
  • Applicants can select an appointment time using the drop down menu to choose a date and time. The drop-down menu will show the first open time available, but you can choose a different date and/or time using that drop-down menu.
  • Visit the temporary TSA Pre✓® Application Center at the appointment time or as a walk-in at the application center which will be located in the Airport lower level Conference Room between the Rotunda and Baggage Claim Area.

Temporary TSA Pre® Application Center Hours of Operations:

  • Monday through Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday and Friday from 7a.m. to 11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m.

Temporary TSA Pre® Application Center Parking Information:

Individuals who are coming to the airport to enroll will be directed by signage to available parking. Please bring parking ticket to the temporary enrollment center for validation.

Required Documentation:

Applicants must bring documentation proving identity and citizenship status. To view this list , you can visit the Universal Enroll website at www.universalenroll.dhs.gov/programs/precheck for a list of required documents to prove identity and citizenship.


The application fee is $85 and is good for a five years. It must be paid at the time of your appointment by credit card, money order, company check, or certified/cashier’s check. Cash and personal checks are not accepted. The submission of fingerprints is also required during the in-person enrollment session.