Office of Human Resources
UT Tyler uses an external agency called “The Work Number” to provide verifications of employment.
HOW IT WORKS
The Work Number is a fast and secure way to provide proof of employment or income, a necessary step
in many of today’s life events involving credit, financing or securing of benefits
or services. The Work Number simplifies the verification process and accelerates credit
decisions through an online system available to agencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a
week. More than 200,000 credentialed agencies rely on The Work Number for rapid access
to information critical to their decision process, and over 2,900 employers nationwide
have entrusted The Work Number to provide this important service on behalf of their
When an employee applies for credit or other services and proof of employment or income is required, the authorized agency can get this information from the Work Number.
The Work Number Access Method for the Authorized Agency:
(1-800-424-0253 for TTY if hearing impaired)
- The University of Texas at Tyler’s Employer Code: 13945
- Employee’s Social Security Number