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Background and Fingerprinting for Licensure

Background and Fingerprinting for Licensure

Background/Fingerprinting Locations –
No Appointments Necessary
Desert Wolf Security Inc. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
5353 Wyoming Blvd. NE
Ste. 1, 87109
(505) 797-0102
AXSS Investigative Services 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Mobile Fingerprinting (505) 304 6635, Brian
Hospital Services Corp. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
7471 Pan American
Freeway NE, 87109
(505) 343-0070
Fingerprint Solutions & More, LLC 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
2845-A San Mateo NE,
(505) 883-0983
Fingerprinting Services of NM, LLC 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
2921 Carlisle Blvd. NE,
Suite 126, 87110
(505) 872-2769
State Mark Fingerprinting, LLC 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
8230 Menaul Blvd. NE,
(505) 433-6995


Registration is required before you visit the Gemalto location for Fingerprinting and Background. Follow the steps below:

  • Register at Gemalto Fingerprint and Background prior to arriving at the fingerprinting site
  • Accept the Privacy Act Statement
  • Select: ORI Lookup
  • Search under Agency Name: Public Education
  • Select the following: NM920140Z for Teacher Licensure

What to bring after registration

  • Bring your Registration ID to the site, and;
  • Bring a valid photo ID.

Please remember

  • When you register at Gemalto you will need to pay a $44 fee via credit card
  • Be sure to print your registration ID provided to you after registration. 
  • Be sure to keep your proof of receipt that you have completed your background check.

Your background check results will be sent directly to the NMPED. Gemalto Cogent does not have access to your results.