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The Work Number is a service of Equifax that provides employees with an automated process to handle employment and income verifications. Employees can have their employment and income verified within a matter of minutes. This fast, secure service is used for mortgage applications, reference checks, loan applications, apartment leases, government aid and most other applications that require proof of employment.

The service is quick, convenient and best of all, it's easy.

To use the service, a Salary Key has to be created and provided to the verifier. 

How do you create a Salary Key for your verifier?

Need assistance using The Work Number service?

The Work Number Client Service Center
  • 1-800-996-7566 (Voice)
  • 1-800-424-0253 (TTY—Deaf)
  • Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–8 p.m. (CST)

Public Service Loan Forgiveness

The Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program is a federal government program administered under the auspices of the federal Direct Student Loans. The PSLF program is designed to forgive the borrower the remaining balance owed on a federal student loan.

Here is helpful information about the program requirement(s), eligibility and application form instruction. The application also requires employment certification

Using TUSafeSend, send all the PSLF forms to hrpayroll@temple.edu. Or via fax to 215-926-2261 (7-2261). For form accuracy, please leave SECTION 3 of the PSLF form blank.

Two-step Verification

For security purposes, particular TUportal HR information and functions (including employment verifications) require current employees to set up two-step verification with a designated phone number. See instructions on completing the process.

Contact Us

If you require additional assistance with the employment and income verification process, call 215-926-2244 or email hrpayroll@temple.edu.