Social Security, Driver License & State ID

Social Security Number

Social Security numbers are used to report your wages to the government and generally assigned to people who are authorized to work in the United States. An International student who wants a social security number must first have an authorized employment or an offer of employment.

Visit International Recruitment and International Services website on Social Security for a detailed overview of the regulations, eligibility requirements and instructions.

The location of the nearest Social Security Administration Office to campus is:

Address: 8800 Watson Road, St. Louis, MO 63119

Phone: 1-800-772-1213

OFFICE HOURS: MON: 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM; TUES: 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM; WED: 09:00 AM – 12:00 PM; THUR: 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM; FRI: 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM; SAT & SUN: CLOSED
Except Federal Holidays

Another nearby location is:

Address: 5669 Delmar Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO 63112

Phone: (888) 229-0588

If you need a ride to the Social Security Administration, the MCISA offers periodic trips on request. Please use our online sign up form to  request transportation. If you have any questions about when the next trip will be, please contact the MCISA Graduate Assistant at 314-246-6920.

 

Missouri Driver License or State ID

Missouri law requires all applicants applying for or renewing a Missouri Driver License, Non-driver License (State ID) or Instruction Permit to show proof of lawful presence, proof of identity and proof of residency.

Visit International Recruitment and International Services website for a detailed overview of the regulations, eligibility requirements and instructions.

The location of the closest Department of Motor Vehicles location to campus is:

Maplewood License Office
Department of Motor Vehicles
3238 LACLEDE STATION ROAD

MAPLEWOOD, MO 63143-0000
The Missouri Driver’s Guide is available to review online at http://dor.mo.gov/drivers/dlguide/ .

If you need a ride to the Department of Motor Vehicles office, the MCISA offers periodic trips on request. Please use our online sign up form to  request transportation. If you have any questions about when the next trip will be, please contact the MCISA Graduate Assistant at 314-246-6920.