Following is the schedule for W5YI-VEC Amateur Radio exams for the year

Registration starts from 12:30 to 1:00 then testing begins at 1:00 until applicants are completed with any tests they may be taking at this session.
Current filing fee is $14.

Test are at the Red Cross in Bloomington, Illinois

Setup is from Noon to 1:00 normally. Exams begin at 1:00 P.M.. Questions may be directed to Keith Hanson via email preferably ac9s at Please contact him to reserve a seat. Maximum applicants is 6. Masks are required.

FCC now requires a Federal Registration Number (FRN) before taking a test.  A Social Security Number will no longer suffice. 

To obtain an FRN please visit ""

You will need a copy of your Current license plus any CSCE you want to apply.

VE Testing Dates for 2023