In the question prompt sentence, add "However, it is not required for admission."
Full question reads:
"The Social Security Number (SSN) or Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN/iTIN) is used by the college as a means of matching student records, facilitating federal financial aid, and reporting tax-related information to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). However, it is not required for admission."
Confirm with Nancy that this (below) is old.
In the legal language Help modal, add the following text after: “Federal law requires...... with a few exceptions”
including students in noncredit classes, international students, undocumented students and nonresident aliens.:
THESE ARE THE EXCEPTIONS; including students enrolled exclusively in noncredit classes, International students, undocumented students, and nonresident aliens."
Add a link to nonresident aliens: (the IRS definition seems like a good one: