International Students (F-1 or J-I Visa) follow these guidelines to complete Section I of the Electronic Form I-9:
Complete the following fields:
- Full Name (Must match name on Social Security Card)
- Address (International Students use address in US)
- Date of Birth
- Social Security Number*/E-Mail Address/Phone Number
- Citizen/Immigration Status
Under I attest under penalty of perjury that I am (check one of the following) select:
An Alien Authorized to Work until (expiration date, if applicable-month/day/year)
(enter date found in line 5 of the I-20 form OR in the newer form under “Program End Date”).
Complete #2 (Enter Form I-94 Admission Number):
1. Alien Registration Number/USCIS Number _______________
2. Enter Form I-94 Admission Number: ______________________
Enter Form I-94 Admission Number.
This is the eleven digit number located on the I-94 document (a small white card typically attached to the passport)
If the I-94 card was not provided to you (instead, your passport was stamped with a CBP admission stamp, you must retrieve your admission number from an electronic printout which you obtain in this website: www.cbp.gov/I94).
(View a sample image of the I-94)
Enter the following:
Foreign Passport Number: __________________
Country of Issuance: ______________________
To finalize completion of section I, you must electronically sign the document.
*International Students (F-1 and J-1 Visa) pending Social Security Number
The I-9 Form can be completed without a Social Security Number (SSN); however, a SSN is required by The Department of Homeland Security to complete the E-Verify process. Therefore, all newly hired employees MUST have a SSN.