Office of Global Engagement
International Students and Scholars

Working and Living

General information and resources about pre-arrival planning, administrative information, and local resources.

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires employers to apply U.S. withholding and reporting rules consistent with the nonimmigrant employed person’s U.S. tax status (resident alien or nonresident alien).
The Social Security number (SSN) is a nine-digit number issued to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and temporary workers under section 205(c)(2) of the Social Security Act.
Resources for Hospitals and local healthcare, finding a doctor and campus safety.
Grocery and specialty food markets, restaurants, cinema, malls, performing arts and music venues, and regional sports teams.