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Gemalto New Hire Pre-Register

Register online for your New Mexico background check and fingerprinting.

Step 1: Begin Your Registration Online

  1. Visit Gemalto Applicant Fingerprinting Online Services
  2. Choose the New Mexico icon  
    NM Logo jpeg
  3. Choose Register Online for Background Check
    Applicant Use

Step 2: Enter Your Information

  1. Enter your payment type:
    Transaction Information
    • Pay by credit card: Pay online
    • Pay by money order: Pay the APS Fingerprint Technician, $44, payable to: "Gemalto"
  2. Choose your ORI by clicking on ORI Lookup. (The ORI number is the Originating Agency Identification number)
  3. Type one of the following in the Agency Name field:
    • Type Public Education Department if the position being hired requires a license and you currently don’t have one. For example: EAs, substitute teachers, teachers, coaches, etc.
    • Type Albuquerque Public Schools for all other positions.
  4. Click Search and then Select at the bottom of the window to automatically fill the information into the form.
    ori 3
    ORI 2
  5. Complete your Personal Information.
    "Social Security Number" is a required field (The field is not highlighted)
  6. Click on Next at the bottom of the page.

Step 3: Verify Your Information

  • Verify your Personal Information is correct, then click Next
  • To make changes to your information, click Modify.

Step 4: Complete Your Payment Information

  • If paying online, enter your credit card details, then click on Pay.
  • Save your receipt page information:
    • Write down your registration ID number, or
    • Print your registration receipt page

Step 5: Get Your Fingerprints Taken

  • APS Fingerprinting Department will take your fingerprints.
  • Bring your registration ID number or registration receipt and a valid photo ID to Suite 105E, 6400 Uptown Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110. 
  • Your prints will be sent electronically to the State and FBI for processing. 
  • Within 7 to 10 business days, your background and fingerprint results will be sent electronically to APS. You will not receive fingerprint cards back from APS.