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PE and EIT Application Deadlines and Exam Dates

Note: Completed applications submitted prior to the deadline date will be processed in time to meet the exam registration deadlines. Those submitted after the deadline may not be processed in time to register for the exam.

Please submit your application early to allow sufficient time to provide additional information if needed to complete your application. This will help to ensure that you will be approved if you are eligible.

Exam registration deadlines are determined by NCEES and cannot be influenced by the Board. Exam registration is open 4-5 months prior to the exam. The deadline is approximately 2 months prior to the exam date. Refer to the NCEES Exam Registration Website for availability and additional information. Refer to the NCEES Exam Schedule page for future dates not listed below.

Notify NCEES Early For Accommodation Requests Requests for special testing accommodations are made through the NCEES online registration system. NCEES will determine the deadline for accommodation requests. For information refer to: http://ncees.org/exams/special-accommodations/.

FE Exam Dates - The FE exam is administered by NCEES throughout the year. NCEES policy allows an examinee to take the FE exam once during a two-month window, and no more than three times during a twelve-month period.

Exam Year PE Application and
EIT Application Deadline
PE and SE Exam Registration Window PE and
SE Vertical Forces Exam Dates
SE Lateral Forces Exam Dates
2019 December 7, 2018 November 26, 2018 - February 7, 2019 April 5, 2019 April 6, 2019
July 12, 2019 June 17, 2019 - August 29, 2019 October 25, 2019 October 26, 2019
2020 December 6, 2019 December 9, 2019 - February 20, 2020 April 17, 2020 April 18, 2020
July 10, 2020 June 15, 2020 - August 27, 2020 October 23, 2020 October 24, 2020

Application Deadlines and Exam Dates for the PE and SE Exams