This portal is to request NBME exams. If you are trying to select an eligibility period for a USMLE exam please use the website below.

If you have completed a Core Clerkship you have already been scheduled for your appropriate Shelf-Exam. You should only use this portal if you failed your first attempt at your Shelf Exam and are scheduling a retake.

Before submitting an application please note the following:

1. Rules for exams including prerequisites, maximum attempts, and maximum timeframes are found on Appendix B: Testing Information Chart on page 55 of the Catalog located at the web address below

Basic Science Catalog

2.If there is a balance on your account your exam will NOT be scheduled until your account is in good standing.

3.If the test dates you select do not conform to the AUIS or NBME requirements they will be adjusted accordingly and listed on your confirmation email. Please read this email carefully.

4. If you are requesting a fourth or greater exam attempt you MUST have been approved by the SARC committee, and you will be required to attach your SARC approval letter with your request. Failure to attach the decision letter will result in your request NOT being processed.

5.The $150.00 exam fee can be paid at (The payment confirmation MUST be attached with your request or it will NOT be processed).

6.If you fail to sit for your exam, regardless of the reason, it will count as an attempt. Please make every effort to sit for your exam.

Please select your testing window: Note: Beginning Date: The earliest date that can be selected is 14 days from the date you complete this application and have satisfied all the criteria. End Date: Must be 13 days from the beginning date. AUIS processing time, testing center hours, and holidays may cause 2-3 day differences in the dates you select below. Please read your confirmation email carefully as they will contain your exact test dates.
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Payment Confirmation Required for ALL requests
SARC Decision Letter Required for students applying for a fourth or greater attempt
Live Prep Course Completion Document For students who were required to take a Live Prep Course

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