Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System

Visitor Appointment System

Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR)

The Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS) is application that is offered as an additional service to help expedite and enhance the visitation process.

General Information: 800-374-8474

Frequently Asked Questions

The Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS) does not include visits for inmates on Non-Contact status such as inmates in reception center, administrative segregation, condemned, segregated housing unit and other specialized units.
No, visitation can never be guaranteed. This system is designed to ensure that you have a specific time to be processed at the facility's Visitor's Center. Check the Inmate Visiting Guidelines to ensure that you have met all the requirements for visitation, especially if this is your first visit. Inmates are often ineligible for visitation due to disciplinary action, medical reasons, or other commitments such as work or school. Situations at the facility such as lock-downs or medical quarantines may also cause visitation to be cancelled.
You will need to have the following information:

  • You must be pre-approved as a visitor for the inmate and institution.
  • You will be required to provide your full name, the type of ID, and ID number that you furnished on the Visitor Questionnaire (CDCR Form 106) that you filed with the institution.
  • You will be required to provide an active personal email account. Free email accounts are available through various internet services. (Google, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc.)
  • You must know the name of the institution where the inmate is housed.
  • You must know the inmate's legal name and CDCR number.
  • ou must know how many visitors (maximum of 5 per inmate) that will be in your group.
  • You must have a choice of dates and preferred times when you wish to visit.
  • You must read and accept the disclaimer before registration.
More Frequently Asked Questions and visitation information are found on the Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System FAQ page.

Related Links

Visitation

The CDCR would like to advise all visitors that the Visitor Centers operated by Friends ... VPASS is short for Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System,  ... http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/

CDCR - Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) - Home Page/Mission ...

The primary method to make appointments will be through the Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS). To access the VPASS system return ... http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/KVSP.html

CDCR - San Quentin State Prison (SQ) - Home Page/Mission ...

Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS) Information: ... VPASS appointments are full San Quentin's non-appointment/walk-up time is 10: 30 ... http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/SQ.html

CDCR - California State Prison, Centinela (CEN) - Home Page ...

Centinela is participating in the VPASS visiting appointment scheduling program. VPASS is an on-line program used to schedule appointments for visitor ... http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/CEN.html

Welcome to the Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System

Sep 30, 2012 ... Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System. The Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System, known by VPASS for short, is the. http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/docs/VPASSFactsSheet.pdf

CDCR - Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP) - Home Page/Mission ...

Pleasant Valley state Prison (PVSP) utilizes the Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS). VPASS is an on-line program used to schedule ... http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/PVSP.html

CDCR - California State Prison, Solano (SOL) - Home Page/Mission ...

Visitors and attorneys may also call the CSP-Solano Visiting Department at (707) ... Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS) Information:. http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/SOL.html

CDCR - California State Prison, Los Angeles County (LAC) - Home ...

The Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System, known as VPASS is for contact visits only. Your appointment is to be processed for visiting and will not ... http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/LAC.html