I-9 Form (Eligibility to Work in the US)

Form I-9 is used to document verification of the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States. As required by federal law, the university must complete Form I-9 for each individual hired for employment in the United States.

Effective April 6, 2020: Must use New Form I-9 (PDF, fillable version) OR New Form I-9 Paper Version (This version is unfillable and must be printed for completion on paper only.)

Information regarding the New Form I-9 may be found at https://www.uscis.gov/i-9  

I-9 Form with List of Accepted Documents - Please see link for full list of accepted documents

Instructions -  Please see link for full  instructions on completion of I-9 process.

Faculty will be processed via communication with Dee Dee Hurley. Please contact Dee Dee Hurley at dhurley@umich.edu for additional information.

Regular Staff will be processed as part of the on-boarding process. Please contact Tawana Branch at tawanab@umich.edu or Tonja R. Lucas at trlucas@umich.edu for additional information.

Student/Temporary employees will need to follow the steps below:

  • Receive email from HR Generalist containing instructions on completing the I-9 process in HR. 
  • Once the I-9 has been completed and processed an email will be sent to the new hire and the department with authorizing to work.
  • Student/Temporary employees may not begin work until the department receives this authorization