How do I check the status of a pending application for benefits?

If you applied for benefits, you can check the Status of Your Application online.

Your application status shows:

  • The date we received your application;
  • Any requests for additional documents;
  • The address of the office processing your application; and
  • If a decision has been made.

You cannot check the status of an application for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits online.

If you are unable to check your status online, you can

  • Call us at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778), Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; or


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  • Date Created: 03/07/2014
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