Social Security Number Processing Times

Processing Time for Social Security Letter from ISS: one business day. We will not contact you to pick up the letter. Processing Time for completed SSN application: around 10 business days, but may be more for international students with common family/given names. Social Security Administration Office Address & Hours (accordion) 6011 Odana Road, Madison, WI…

F-1 OPT STEM Extension

The OPT STEM Extension is a twice-per-lifetime 24-month extension for eligible STEM majors who are currently in an authorized period of post-completion OPT. The STEM degree (bachelor’s or higher) may have been earned at UW-Madison or may be based on a previously earned degree from an accredited U.S. college/university. Proof of degree conferral and proof…