The Office of International Affairs can provide a verification letter of employment eligibility for students who need to apply for a Social Security number. To be eligible for a Social Security number you must meet the following requirements:
- You have J1 or F1 status.
- You have form DS-2019 or an I-20.
- Your Ds-2019 or I-20 is in ACTIVE status.
- You have an offer letter of employment.
For more specific information on eligibility and how to apply please refer to the Social Securtiy Fact Sheet.