Surveying Exams

Exam Dates

The RPLS, Reciprocal (RCP), and LSLS Exams are offered in Austin, Texas biannually. The application deadline for April’s exam is January 15th. The application for October’s exam is July 15th. 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

January 15, 2021 - Surveyor registration application deadline. All new complete applications must be received to qualify for the April exam.
March 5, 2021 - April 2021 exam registration payment is due. All payments and exam registrations forms must be received.
April 16, 2021 - Exam Day at Norris Conference Center in Austin Texas.

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