Test Day

Where Do I Take My Test?

The Board has 2 office locations for testing.

Las Vegas Office (Southern NV)

8945 West Russell Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas NV 89148

Reno Office (Northern NV)

740 Del Monte Lane, Suite 12, Reno NV 89511

What Do I Bring?

 

Please provide one (1) government-issued photo ID required for check in:

  • Driver’s License, State ID Card, Passport, Permanent Resident Card (Also referred to as a “Green Card”), Military ID

  • All government-issued photo IDs must be in your current name.

  • All government-issued photo IDs must be current/active and cannot be expired.

What to Expect & Important Test Day Information

 

You must know last 4 digits of your Social Security Number. These numbers will be used to log in to your exam.

 

Lockers are provided in the Board office for larger personal items (purses, bags, backpacks, hats, jackets, etc.)

 

Lock bags are provided in the Board office for smaller personal items (keys, paperwork, cell phones, watches, etc.)

 

No phones or watches are allowed at your testing station. Please put these in a provided locker or lock bag.

 

Testing is completed on computers in a testing room at the Board office.

 

Tests are timed. The time remaining to complete the test section can be viewed on your computer screen.

 

Test questions are multiple choice and/or “true or false”.

 

Once you complete one portion of the exam (law exam or theory exam), you cannot go back to that section.

Do not proceed to the next section unless you are completely finished with the first section.

 

No paper, pens, or pencils are allowed at your testing station.

 

No talking is allowed in the testing room. Please refrain from reading test questions aloud or making unnecessary noise.

 

You will find out your “pass” or “fail” score right away on the computer screen.

After Your Test

After passing your exams:

A license fee is due before your license is issued.

$70 for 2 years

(License will be issued for at least 2 years and will expire on your birthday.)

$140 for 4 years

(License will be issued for at least 4 years and will expire on your birthday.)

 

The license fee can be paid in the testing room on your testing computer with debit/credit card.

 

The license fee can be paid later with debit/credit card,

money order, or cashier’s check.

 

Some schools will pay for your first initial license fee! Check with the school you attended.

 

Licenses will be printed same day of payment and issued over the counter or mailed if the payment is called in.

If the exam is failed:

A $95 retake fee is required to reschedule.

The retake fee can be paid in the testing room on your testing computer with debit/credit card.

 

You will select your retake test date and time on your testing computer before processing a debit/credit card payment.

 

The retake fee can be paid later with debit/credit card, money order, or cashier’s check and you will select your retake test date and time at a later date.

 

You will only be required to retake the portion that was failed.

(EX: If you pass the law exam, but not the theory exam, only the theory exam will need to be retaken.)

*The day you pay for and are issued your first license is referred to as your
“Initial License Date.”