Passport – An Exclusive Member Benefit


WILL Passport provides you with extended access to an on-demand library of quality local and national public television programming and allows you to watch full seasons of many current and past series: MASTERPIECE, Nature, Poldark, as well as every one of Ken Burns PBS documentaries. To see all of the programs currently available through WILL Passport, go here

Current Passport Highlights

Illinois Public Media is excited to share nearly 3,000 episodes of programs you have come to know and love on WILL-TV and produced by American Public Television via WILL Passport.  As a Friend of WILL, you can now stream episodes of popular cooking series including America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated, Cook’s Country, Simply Ming, Pati’s Mexican Table, Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street Television and Lidia’s Kitchen; military and history documentary films; and travel series including Rick Steves’ Best of the Alps and Rick Steves’ Europe Awaits.

In addition, we're excited to offer the BBC additional program Dickensian – This drama, set within the fictional world of Charles Dickens critically acclaimed novels, brings together some of his most iconic characters as their lives intertwine in 19th century London. Stream through October 31

Not a Member Yet?

Make a gift and get access to WILL Passport here.

Already a Member?

Click here to get your Passport activation link. You must have a valid email address on file with us to activate this benefit.

If you need more information on how to activate WILL Passport or would like to provide us with your current email addressplease email us or call our Membership Hotline during normal business hours at 800-898-1065.

Ready to Watch?

You can watch WILL Passport on your computer, smartphone, or tablet through our website or at, Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire. Go here for a complete list of ways to watch/stream.

For more help in activating your device:
Activate on Roku
Activate on AppleTV
Activate on Amazon Fire TV

If you are having technical issues accessing Passport content, you can also contact PBS at 1-855-777-0337 for assistance from Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 10 PM Central time.

The PBS Video App does not require a fee to download or activate, and PBS agents will not ask for your billing information to activate the app.

Still Have Questions?

For any additional questions, or if you would like more general information about Passport, please see PBS’s Frequently Asked Questions.