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What is E-Verify

On average 1,500 businesses sign up every week, over 967,000 employers use E-Verify, works for everyone

E-Verify is an Internet-based system that compares information entered by an employer from an employee’s Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to records available to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration to confirm employment eligibility.

Verification of Employment Eligibility

E-Verify operates with speed and accuracy. E-Verify is the only free, fast, online service of its kind that electronically confirms an employee’s information against millions of government records and provides results within as little as three to five seconds. To learn more about the verification process, visit the verification process page.

Today, E-Verify

  • Has over 1 million enrolled employers of all sizes 
  • Includes more than 2.4 million hiring sites 
  • Is joined by about 1,500 new participating companies every week 
  • Is one of the federal government’s highest-rated services for user satisfaction.


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Related Upcoming Webinars

E-Verify Overview

Learn about how E-Verify works, how to enroll, program highlights, and a demonstration of the program. Useful for prospective and new E-Verify users. This webinar, useful for prospective and new E-Verify users, is eligible for 1 professional development credit through SHRM and HRCI.

Estimated duration: 1 hour.



E-Verify Overview


E-Verify Overview


E-Verify Overview

E-Verify in 30

A quick overview of the E-Verify Program that includes what E-Verify is, how to enroll, and key program highlights. Useful for prospective users. Estimated duration: 30 minutes.


E-Verify in 30

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