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Social Security Administration coming to Tempe

Representatives from the Social Security Administration will be on the Tempe campus to accept Social Security number applications from international students. Please join us:

Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Memorial Union, Mohave room 236

A Social Security number application will only be accepted at this event from students who meet these three requirements:

  • have an on-campus job
  • have not applied for an SSN in the past
  • have a Social Security recommendation letter from the ASU International Students and Scholars Center


If you are interested in attending this event, the last day to request a Social Security recommendation letter from the ISSC is Monday, Jan. 21 by 5 p.m. Further instructions on Requesting a Social Security number is provided on the ISSC website.

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Bring your completed application and supporting documents to the event. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Applications must include the documents listed below:

Your original and one photocopy of:

  • I-20 or DS-2019.
  • I-94 form.
  • Passport.
  • Social Security recommendation letter obtained from ISSC.
  • Letter from your employer.
  • F-1 or J-1 visa


An original of:

Completed SSA application