Immigrating to the United States?
Immigrating to the U.S.?
If yes, you might be eligible to apply for a Social Security number before you arrive.
Go to the Social Security Administration's official website:
In the U.S.,
Request a Social Security number card as part of your Department of State immigrant visa application.
The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will share your information with us.
List your correct address and zip code. We will mail your card to the address you give.
Last reviewed or modified 08/21/2012