What can I use for my proof of identification?

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Here is a comprehensive list of documents that can serve as valid proof of identification:

  • Unexpired U.S. Driver License
  • Unexpired, acceptable state issued photo ID
  • Unexpired U.S. passport
  • Unexpired foreign passport with valid U.S. visa and approved I-94 form
  • Unexpired foreign passport stamped “Processed for I-551”
  • Certificate of naturalization or citizenship
  • Valid, unexpired Permanent Resident Card
  • Unexpired Permanent Resident Card or valid/expired Permanent Resident Card with Notice of Action (I-797 C) or Approval Notice (I-797)
  • Unexpired, acceptable photo ID issued by a federally recognized Tribal Nation or Indian Tribe
  • Unexpired U.S. Merchant Mariner Credential

Ensuring that your proof of identification is current and in line with the specific requirements of the institution or agency you are dealing with is essential.