Support Document for WA ID and Driver’s License Application

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This form is to request a Support Document for Washington (WA) ID and Driver’s License Application (a printout of your SEVIS ID page in a sealed ISSS envelope). This document is required for international students, scholars and their dependents when applying for a WA ID Card or Driver's License. This document can establish name, date of birth, and current WA residence address to the Washington State Department of Licensing (DOL).

You need to have your most recent I-20 or DS-2019 ready to fill out this form! 

For New Students: Please make sure your local mailing address is up-to-date in MyUW and wait until your SEVIS record is activated before making this request.

For New Scholars: Please make sure you have completed physical check-in with ISSS AND your SEVIS record is activated by UW Seattle International Scholars Operations before making this request.

Note that if you have any holds on your student account, we may not be able to assist you until all holds are removed.

When your request is ready, we will email you. Please allow 5 business days for processing. 

Personal Information
This is for student only. Please indicate your declared major. If you are a pre-major student, please indicate so.
Number listed on the top left corner of your I-20, e.g. N0000012345
(Street Number and Name) (Apt. Number) (Town or City) (State) (Zip Code)
Department of Licensing Website

Please visit the WA State DOL website to:

 1) Pre-apply online.

2) Find address, hours and wait time of a DOL office.

3) Learn steps for getting a WA state driver's license.

Application Documents and Fees

Here are generally what international students need to bring to a DOL office.

  • Valid passport with I-94.
  • Valid visa.
  • Current I-20 from UW Tacoma.
  • Printout of your SEVIS record ID page in a sealed ISSS envelope.  
  • $54 in cash or check for WA ID Card (debit and credit cards may be accepted with additional fee).
  • Additional $35 fee for WA Driver's License.
Request Submission
By pressing submit below, I am submitting a request to get a Support Document for WA ID Card and Driver's License Application. ISSS will email me when my request is ready to be picked up at their front desk located at Garretson Woodruff & Pratt (GWP) 102. Millgard students will pick up documents in Dougan (DOU) 401. I will bring an ID for verification.
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