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How to apply for SSN using working permit???

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Just received text/email today for my EAD card production..

My question is:

1. what are the procedure/requirement to apply for SSN?

2.How long to received the card in the mail?

Thanks :)


Adjusting from B2,married to my U.S army husband:-)

March 17-married in Las Vegas
June 11-AOS sent
June 13-touched
June 15-NOA1
June 26-Notice for Biometric
June 29-RFE notice(2011 tax)
July 09-Biometric 1:00 pm at Buena Park,CA
July 11-RFE sent
July 12-Notice I-30 transferred from CSC to NBC
July 16-Response Review
July 20-email saying I-30 transferred to USCIS office
Aug 07-recieved email for interview (Sept 10,2012)
Au9 09-interview letter in the mail at Santa Ana@10:30am
Aug 15-EAD card production
Aug 23-EAD card in hand
Sept 10-Interview Day-APPROVED ON THE SPOT..thank You God:-)
Nov 6-After info pass and Service request finally it updated to DECISION.....
Nov 9-Card Production
Nov 15-Green card in hand:-)

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bring the EAD, your passport, SSN application and birth certificate if you have.

mine took 2 weeks to be approved.


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AOS from F1:
Day0 -- 2012.05.08 Sent packet through USPS
Day1 -- 2012.05.09 Packet delivered at 1:29pm
Day7 -- 2012.05.15 Emails/texts acceptance confirmation at 5:16pm
Day8 -- 2012.05.16 Checks been cashed in the morning
Day11--2012.05.19 I-797C 4 hard copies received.
Day14--2012.05.22 Biometrics Appointment received. Scheduled for June 5th.
Day15--2012.05.23 Biometrics Completed at 1:30pm (2 weeks earlier than the scheduled date)
Day27--2012.06.04 Card production ordered for EAD&AP
Day28--2012.06.05 Second card production ordered email received for EAD.(why?)
Day30--2012.06.07 EAD&AP Combo Card mailed
Day32--2012.06.09 EAD&AP Combo Card received
Day98--2012.08.14 Interview scheduled for Sep.18th @12:30pm(thank god I don't have school that day)
Day100-2012.08.16 Interview notice hard copy received
Day133-2012.09.18 Interview!! I-485 updated to Card Production around 3:30pm
Day134-2012.09.19 Online Update: I-130 approved; I-485 New permanent Resident Status Registered.
Day136-2012.09.21 Second Card production Email.
Day141-2012.09.26 GreenCard received. (Done for 2 years!)

ROC:

Day0 -- 2014.07.07 Sent package to CSC by USPS

Day1 -- 2014.07.08 Package delivered

Day3 -- 2014.07.10 Check has been cashed

Day4 -- 2014.07.11 I-797 Hard Copy Received

Day12--2014.07.19 Biometrics Appointment received. Scheduled for Aug 5th.

Day23--2014.07.30 Biometrics Completed @1pm (6 days early)

Day95--2014.10.10 Card Production

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Download the SS-5 application form: http://www.ssa.gov/online/ss-5.pdf

Complete it and take it, your EAD and your birth certificate to your nearest SSA office. You must appear in person and cannot apply through the mail.

It can take 4-6 weeks to receive your first card I believe, although most people get it quicker than that.


Widow/er AoS Guide | Have AoS questions? Read (some) answers here

 

AoS

Day 0 (4/23/12) Petitions mailed (I-360, I-485, I-765)
2 (4/25/12) Petitions delivered to Chicago Lockbox
11 (5/3/12) Received 3 paper NOAs
13 (5/5/12) Received biometrics appointment for 5/23
15 (5/7/12) Did an unpleasant walk-in biometrics in Fort Worth, TX
45 (6/7/12) Received email & text notification of an interview on 7/10
67 (6/29/12) EAD production ordered
77 (7/9/12) Received EAD
78 (7/10/12) Interview
100 (8/1/12) I-485 transferred to Vermont Service Centre
143 (9/13/12) Contacted DHS Ombudsman
268 (1/16/13) I-360, I-485 consolidated and transferred to Dallas
299 (2/16/13) Received second interview letter for 3/8
319 (3/8/13) Approved at interview
345 (4/3/13) I-360, I-485 formally approved; green card production ordered
353 (4/11/13) Received green card

 

Naturalisation

Day 0 (1/3/18) N-400 filed online

Day 6 (1/9/18) Walk-in biometrics in Fort Worth, TX

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oppppps sorry wrong forum :bonk:

thanks for all the reply too... :)


Adjusting from B2,married to my U.S army husband:-)

March 17-married in Las Vegas
June 11-AOS sent
June 13-touched
June 15-NOA1
June 26-Notice for Biometric
June 29-RFE notice(2011 tax)
July 09-Biometric 1:00 pm at Buena Park,CA
July 11-RFE sent
July 12-Notice I-30 transferred from CSC to NBC
July 16-Response Review
July 20-email saying I-30 transferred to USCIS office
Aug 07-recieved email for interview (Sept 10,2012)
Au9 09-interview letter in the mail at Santa Ana@10:30am
Aug 15-EAD card production
Aug 23-EAD card in hand
Sept 10-Interview Day-APPROVED ON THE SPOT..thank You God:-)
Nov 6-After info pass and Service request finally it updated to DECISION.....
Nov 9-Card Production
Nov 15-Green card in hand:-)

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oppppps sorry wrong forum :bonk:

thanks for all the reply too... :)

I don't know if this is altogether true, but I've read on some other forums that you may be able to receive your SSN on paper (signed and stamped) before the actual card comes, about 1-2 days after going in person to the SSN office.

This might warrant investigation if you have a pending job offer, or another reason it would benefit you to use the SSN before having the official card.


I'm Canadian, he's American.

07-21-2012: Mailed package (Concurrent filing: I-130 + I-485 incl. I-765 & medical) to Chicago lockbox
07-23-2012: (Day 1) Date of receipt by USCIS
08-01-2012: (Day 10) Electronic notice of receipt rec'd & cheques cashed (Cheque for EAD returned by mail on Aug 3rd)
08-01-2012: (Day 10) NOA1x3 mailed (rec'd 14-August!)
08-03-2012: (Day 12) Biometrics notice I-485 & I-765 mailed, appointment for 17-Aug (rec'd 9-Aug by mail)
08-17-2012: (Day 27) Biometrics app't completed (EAD expedite request made, which was declined)
08-21-2012: (Day 31) RFE #1 for I-485
>two months of dealing with getting the RFE correct<
10-20-2012: Mailed RFE #2
10-23-2012: USCIS case updated with RFE #2
10-26-2012: EAD ordered into production
11-05-2012: EAD card received in First class mail (6 business days after approval)
11-05-2012: Applied for Social Security Card in person
11-06-2012: Received electronic alert that Green Card interview was scheduled
11-10-2012: Received Social Security Card by mail
11-10-2012: Received office notice of interview (for Dec 12th) by mail

12-12-2012: Interview & approval stamp in passport

12-24-2012: Green Card arrived in mail

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I don't know if this is altogether true, but I've read on some other forums that you may be able to receive your SSN on paper (signed and stamped) before the actual card comes, about 1-2 days after going in person to the SSN office.

This might warrant investigation if you have a pending job offer, or another reason it would benefit you to use the SSN before having the official card.

My husband applied for his the other day. They told him he would get the card in 2 weeks, but he could come back the next day and they would give him a printout with the number on it. We haven't tried it yet though.

You don't HAVE to give anyone a copy of your social security card for work, if you don't want to. But you do have to provide the number. A lot of employers ask for a copy of the card, but they are incorrect for asking.


AOS

5/16/2012 - Package delivered to Chicago Lockbox at 1:33pm

5/21/2012 - Email/text notifications received at 4:50 p.m.

5/26/2012 - NOA hard copies received for I-130, I-485 and I-765

6/19/2012 - Biometrics completed.

7/02/2012 - Text/email/hard copy notification of interview.

7/30/2012 - EAD card production ordered.

8/02/2012 - Interview @ 2:00

8/02/2012 - Email notification of GC production at 5:30pm

8/07/2012 - Second GC production email

8/07/2012 - EAD received.

8/08/2012 - GC mailed.

8/09/2012 - Welcome letter and I-130 approval letter received.

8/10/2012 - Green card received. :)

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yes as soon as i got my EAD card I'll apply for SSN

thanks for all the input :)


Adjusting from B2,married to my U.S army husband:-)

March 17-married in Las Vegas
June 11-AOS sent
June 13-touched
June 15-NOA1
June 26-Notice for Biometric
June 29-RFE notice(2011 tax)
July 09-Biometric 1:00 pm at Buena Park,CA
July 11-RFE sent
July 12-Notice I-30 transferred from CSC to NBC
July 16-Response Review
July 20-email saying I-30 transferred to USCIS office
Aug 07-recieved email for interview (Sept 10,2012)
Au9 09-interview letter in the mail at Santa Ana@10:30am
Aug 15-EAD card production
Aug 23-EAD card in hand
Sept 10-Interview Day-APPROVED ON THE SPOT..thank You God:-)
Nov 6-After info pass and Service request finally it updated to DECISION.....
Nov 9-Card Production
Nov 15-Green card in hand:-)

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