In general, a Social Security Number (SSN) is only given to students working in the United States. International students are only authorized to work on-campus, unless authorized for off-campus employment through the GEC. After hiring, students will need to apply for an SSN by taking the following information to the Social Security Administration Office:
Social Security Administration Office
Bella Vista Plaza
2069 N Main Street
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 1:00 – 3:30 PM
SSA Application for an SSN
This application needs to be completed and taken to the Social Security Administration office representing our region.
Social Security Administration
This website outlines the requirements for applying for a Social Security Number.