Social Security Number Documents Checklist

How do I apply for a Social Security Number?

Step 1: Find employment On-Campus.

Step 2: Get the Work Authorization Grid (see below) signed and dated by your supervisor as well by Jennifer Marks-Gold, Director of International Student Services.

Step 3: Bring the Employment letter (see below) to the International Students Office to get it signed by Jennifer Marks-Gold.

Step 4: Complete the Social Security Application Form,SS5.

Step 5: Go to the Social Security Administration Office with all the documents listed in the checklist below.

Please review all instructions below and make sure to have all necessary documents before going to the office:

Required Documents

F-1

J-1

Passport

X

X

I-20

X

 

I-94

X

X

Employment Letter

X

X

Social Security Application Form SS5

X

X

Work Authorization Grid

X

X