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  • REGISTER: It’s What a Man’s Got to Do.  It’s quick, it’s easy, it’s the Law.
    REGISTER: It’s What a Man’s Got to Do. It’s quick, it’s easy, it’s the Law.
  • CONTACT: Need assistance?  Find out which office to contact.
    CONTACT: Need assistance? Find out which office to contact.
  • VOLUNTEER: How YOU can help as a local board member, registrar, or state volunteer.
    VOLUNTEER: How YOU can help as a local board member, registrar, or state volunteer.
  • READ: Latest news updates and information at your fingertips.
    READ: Latest news updates and information at your fingertips.

                  Agency Missions

…To furnish manpower to the Defense Department during a national emergency, to manage alternative service for men classified as conscientious objectors, and to register, with only a few exceptions, all male U.S. citizens and male immigrants residing in the United States who are ages 18 through 25...”


  • Volunteering

    Volunteering

    We need your help in getting the registration message to young men!  Check out how you can join the Selective Service team; volunteer as a local board member, registrar, or state volunteer.

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  • Informing the Public

    Informing the Public

    Community outreach materials, Teacher's Guide, PSAs, Tips for College, videos. (MEDIA website).

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  • Pre-1960 Records Request


    Records Request

    National Archives and Records Administration has sole responsibility of ownership, storage, and retrieval of Selective Service records for men born before 1960. Consequently, Selective Service can no longer access any of these records.

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  • Immigrants


    Immigrants
    The Selective Service System has not now, or in the past, collected or shared any information which would indicate a man's immigration status, either documented or undocumented. The Selective Service System has no authority to collect such information, has no use for it, and it is irrelevant to the registration requirement. Consequently, there is no immigration data to share with anyone.

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Important Messages

Selective Service's Shutdown Plan

Should the Federal Government shut down, the www.sss.gov website will still be available.  Individuals will be able to register with the Selective Service System as required by law.  However, the information on this website may not be up to date, transactions submitted through the website might not be processed, and the agency staff will not be available to respond to inquiries until appropriations are enacted. 

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Financial Aid

It is student financial aid season again....Need a Status Information Letter or NOT? Should a man declare that he is not registered with the Selective Service System and....

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Military Veterans

Military Veterans and Reserve Components!  If you failed to register with Selective Service...

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Resources

To reach those men who may be more likely to miss the message to register with the Selective Service System, we have put together this resource page in which you will find designated target groups we work with in our outreach efforts. ...

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