Surveying Exams

Exam Dates

The RPLS, Reciprocal (RCP), and LSLS Exams are offered in Austin, Texas biannually. The application deadline for new applications for the October 22, 2021 exam is July 16, 2021. All new applications postmarked by that date will be worked for approval to sit for the October exam. Those new applicants and pre approved examinees that are approved for the exam, must pay the $150 exam fee and register for the October exam by the September 10, 2021 deadline. The Fundamentals of Surveying Exam (SIT) is offered by NCEES all year. There is no deadline for the applicant to take the SIT Exam.


Forfeiture of the Exam Fee

You must notify the Board in writing 10 days prior to the exam date only if you cannot take the examination. Failure to notify the Board will result in forfeiture of the exam fee.

Please bring your current driver’s license. If you bring a lunch or snack, please place it in a clear, transparent bag.

Upcoming Exam Dates and Deadlines

July 16, 2021 – Application deadline for new applicants

September 10, 2021 - Registration / Exam Fee deadline. All payments and exam registrations forms must be received.

October 22, 2021 - Exam Day at Norris Conference Center in Austin Texas.

Approved Calculators

Exam Day Procedures

Exam Results

Exam results are communicated to examinees by the board once they are available.

Study Materials

Sample Analytical Question

Boundary Law Cases

NCEES Study Materials

Legal Exam Blueprint

Analytical Subject Areas

Reciprocal Exam Subject Areas