American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Exam Day Information

Please report to the test center at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled test time to check-in. Late comers may not be admitted. Family members or friends are not allowed to wait inside the testing center. Do not bring any reference materials, dictionaries, notes, calculators, etc. No food or drinks are allowed in the examination room.

What to Bring

Please bring two (2) forms of valid (unexpired) personal ID. One ID must be a government issued Driver’s License, Passport, Military ID, Permanent Resident Card, etc. This ID must contain a permanently affixed photo of you, along with your signature. The second ID must have your signature. Both IDs must carry the name as it appears your Written Qualifying Examination Admission letter. If your name does not match due to marital status, bring an original Marriage Certificate or Divorce Decree along with your valid ID for verification.

The Test Administrator will capture your digital photo, digital signature and your palm vein image during the admission process, for identification purposes. You may also be videotaped and audio taped during your exam.