Applying for the Social Security Card

Step 1 – Make an Appointment

Step 2 – Take these Documents to your Appointment

  • Print your I-94 Card (Click on “Get Most Recent I-94” at the top of the page)
  • Print your Participation Letter (on your au pair portal)
  • Complete the Social Security Card Application
  • Take the following documents to your appointment:
      • passport/visa
      • DS-2019
      • country driver’s license
      • international driver’s permit
      • participation letter
      • I-94 card
      • completed SS application form

Step 3 – Receive Card in the Mail

  • When your card comes in the mail, save the envelope and everything inside.