FSOE, Foreign Service Officer Examination

This is a large-scale examination that is published and coordinated at a national level. Dates are set by the test company and tests are administered simultaneously nation-wide. This exam may be administered by UW Testing Center's National Tests Program.

This exam requires pre-registration through the testing company. Some national exams will allow late or standby registration with payment of an additional fee.

Test companies often publish bulletins that provide information about test dates, registration procedures, and preparing for the test.

For More Information: Contact the testing company.

FSOE, Foreign Service Officer Examination

Inquire by mail: Foreign Service Written Examination, U.S. Department of State, P.O. Box 12226, Arlington, VA 22219

For Standby Reporting Location: Standby testing is not available for all exams. Please consult with the testing company to determine if this option is available. Call the UW Testing Center during the week prior to testing for standby reporting details, at 206-543-1171.