Social Security Number

You will need to complete the following steps in order to get a SSN:

Step 1: Obtain an on-campus job. Please note the two separate processes:

Student who has an on campus job

Student who has CPT/OPT

Step 1: Obtain and secure your on campus job Step 1: Obtain and secure your job
Step 2: Request a Social Security verification letter

Step 2: Ensure you have work authorization from ISS/Immigration to begin work

Step 3: Have your Social Security verification letter signed by your Supervisor Step 3: Apply for Social Security Number once the date of employment is effective. Apply at the local Social Security Administration Office

Step 2: Make sure you have all the required immigration documents:

Click HERE to view the required immigration documents you need to bring to Social Security Card Office.