Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)

Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)

If you are not employed on campus but received a U.S. sourced cash scholarship, you may be eligible for an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN), a nine-digit number issued by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for Federal tax purposes only. It does not entitle you to social security benefits and does not change your immigration status or grant employment authorization. The normal Form W-7/ ITIN processing time with the IRS is 1-2 months.

If you or your dependent need an ITIN, but ISS is unable to assist, please contact the Tucson Taxpayer Assistance Center.
 

How to Apply

  1. Submit the request using the ITIN e-form in UA International.

  2. ISS will review your request and eligibility.

  3. Once your request has been reviewed and we have determined you are eligible, we will contact you to sign up for an ITIN workshop or appointment.

  4. At the ITIN workshop or appointment, we will walk you through the application process and forms. Bring all your immigration documents with you.

  5. The normal Form W-7/ITIN processing time is 1-2 months.

  6. Once you receive your ITIN, update your GLACIER account and bring your ITIN to ISS so we can update your record.