|Contact Information for Office of International Students and Scholars|
Fitzgerald Student Services Building
|Address||1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557-0074
A social security card is required for students and scholars who intend to earn money in the United States. A social security card is not needed to open a bank account,although it is much more convenient to have a social security number to obtain services, such as utilities, credit cards, etc.
Social Security Office
1170 Harvard Way
Reno, NV 89502
Local Number: 1-888-808-5481
National Toll-Free: 1-800-772-1213
Open: Monday-Friday, 9 am - 3:30 pm
Closed: Saturday, Sunday and on federal holidays
Travel East on I-80 and take I-580/US-395 South. Exit on Villanova Drive / Plumb Lane and turn right (West) onto Villanova Drive. Turn right (North) onto Harvard Way. The Social Security Office is at the corner of Vassar Street and Harvard Way.