Background Checks

Important Information

Please visit the Field Services webpage for the most up-to-date information on obtaining Criminal Background Clearances and TB tests along with the Clearance/TB test Policy.

General Information

Criminal Background Clearance forms are valid for one year.  It's recommended that you have valid clearances when you start your job search.

We do not require copies of your new clearances and these forms are not required when you apply for your teaching certificate.

Please see the current instructions for obtaining Criminal Background Clearances on the Field Services webpage. Instructions to Obtain Clearances, under "Helpful Documents"

Instructions are also available in the hallway of Stayer, outside the Certification Office, Room 120.