Obtaining A Social Security Number For Work


If you have been in the U.S. for at least 10 days, have registered for classes and have a job or a job offer, you can get a Social Security Number (SSN) from the U.S. government. You will need to apply in person at the local Social Security Administration office and take:

  • Passport
  • Visa
  • I-94 card
  • Form I-20

For specific information go to Social Security Online.