Surveying Exams

Exam Dates

The RPLS, Reciprocal (RCP), and LSLS Exams are offered in Austin, Texas biannually. The application deadline for the April 16, 2021 exam was January 15, 2021.  All applications postmarked by that date will be worked for approval to sit for the April exam. Those applicants that are approved for the exam, must pay the exam fee and register for the April exam by the March 5, 2021 deadline. The application deadline 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

March 5, 2021 - April 2021 exam registration deadline. All payments and exam registrations forms must be received.
April 16, 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