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About the SAVE Program

Small SAVE LogoThe SAVE Program is a web-based service that helps federal, state and local benefit-issuing agencies, institutions and licensing bureaus determine the immigration status of benefit applicants to help them ensure that they are issuing benefits to individuals entitledAbout the program to receive them.  

The SAVE Program provides timely immigration status information to authorized agencies to maintain the integrity of their programs. It promotes the use of automated systems to enhance interagency collaboration, customer service, efficiency, and information privacy.   

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS), Verification Division, administers the SAVE Program. The USCIS Verification Division is dedicated to providing program support and customer service to participating agencies, developing innovative technological solutions, and offering community outreach to further the mission of the SAVE Program.

Throughout this website, you will find more in-depth information on training opportunities, publications, and other useful information and material about the SAVE Program and how it works.

To learn more about the SAVE Program’s background, relevant laws, and privacy policies, click on the links below:

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 09/29/2013