Fingerprint Services

CASH IS NO LONGER ACCEPTED.
We accept Visa & Mastercard credit cards, checks, or money orders in the exact amount. No debit cards.

LiveScan Fingerprints

LiveScan fingerprints are done by appointment only. Appointment can be made by sending an email request to livescan@umbc.edu. In your request, please include what you need to be fingerprinted for.

If you are requesting a background check for employment or licensing purposes, you must have all documentation from the requester to include the agency name, authorization number (10 digits), or an ORI number (example MD004455Y), if applicable. You must bring a valid form of government identification (driver’s license, passport, etc).

Fill out the LiveScan Pre-Registration Application Form, print it, and bring it to your appointment at the UMBC Police Department.

All fees must be paid by Visa & Mastercard credit cards, checks, or money orders in the exact amount. No debit cards or cash.

Full Background (State and FBI): $80.00
State Background ONLY: $50.00


Ink Fingerprints

Ink fingerprint services are available Monday – Saturday from 9:00am – 7:00pm. There are no appointments for ink fingerprints. Please note there may be a wait time due to officer availability and other calls for service. You must bring a valid form of government identification (driver’s license, passport, etc).

Ink printing is available for applicant cards from other states, cards not supported by LiveScan software, and FBI-only background checks at a cost of $30.00. Fingerprint cards may be purchased for $5.00 per card.

All fees must be paid by Visa & Mastercard credit cards, checks, or money orders in the exact amount. No debit cards or cash.