Residency Verification

For current and past residents, the Office of Residence Life can provide a letter verifying your residency at Illinois Tech. This letter gives your local address and confirms the years that you lived in the residence halls. This type of letter is often requested by banks, potential employers, and landlords. The letter is available to pick up within three business days after being requested. If you are unable to pick up the letter in person, we can email it to you.

To request a residency verification, send a request to

Please include:

  • Your full name
  • CWID number / A# number

Also, indicate if you will be picking up the letter in person or would like it to be sent by email.

Driver’s License or State ID

For more information about Illinois driver's licenses and Identification cards (IDs), please visit