Please allow 5 business days for Student Employment Office and ISS to issue your letters. You will receive emails when they are ready.
When picking up letter from Student Employment Office, make sure to bring your I-20, Passport and printed I-94 (for more info go to: www.plu.edu/iss/i-94) . You will be asked to fill out I-9 and W-4 forms. Student Employment Office is located in RAM 112.
To pick up your letter from ISS, please go to the International Student Center front desk located in Harstad 112. Please bring your PLU ID Card for verification.
Fill out and print out Form SS-5.
Bring two letters, Form SS-5, Passport, I-94, and I-20 to SS Office:
- Suite A, 2608 S 47th St. Tacoma, WA 98409
- Office Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9AM-3PM, Wednesdays: 9AM-12PM.
SS Office will give you a receipt indicating that you applied for SSN. Students may NOT start working without presenting this receipt to Payroll Office (located at the corner of 121st St and Park Ave).
You will receive SS card within 2-3 weeks in the mail. After receiving SS card, you must bring it to Payroll Office.