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TOEFL® Registration 2016

Ready to register? Read this page for details.

The easiest way to register for the TOEFL® test is online. For other ways to register, click here

Already have a profile? Log in and continue to step 3 below.

Information you will need for registration

Make sure you have the following:

  • The identification (ID) you plan to bring with you on test day. 
    • The name you use when you register must exactly match the name on the ID you bring to the test center. See ID requirements.
    • A credit/debit card, electronic check, PayPal® account or TOEFL® registration voucher. 
      • Learn more about these payment options, which vary by location.
      • How much will it cost to take the TOEFL® test? Find information on registration, fees, test dates and locations> on registration, fees, test dates and locations.
      • The names of up to four institutions you want to receive your scores.
      • Your preferred test dates and location. 

Step 1: Select your location

If you’re testing in China (except Hong Kong and Macau), please register at http://toefl.etest.net.cn/ 

  1. Select your location to see available test dates and test centers. 
  2. You will be able to choose “Register Online for the TOEFL iBT®” or “Register Online for the TOEFL® PBT” depending on which test is available in your area.

Step 2: Create a profile 

Complete and review all four parts of your profile and click Confirm. This takes you to your Home Page, where you will register.

This page allows you to:

  • Update your personal information.
  • View, reschedule or cancel your registration. 
  • View your scores.
  • Order additional score reports.
  • Sign up for the TOEFL® Search Service , so universities can find and contact you if you meet their requirements.

Step 3: Register for the TOEFL® test 

After you create a profile or log in:

  1. On My Home Page, under My Tests, select Register for a Test.
  2. Under Select Product Type, click TOEFL® test, then Continue.
  3. Complete the remaining steps as indicated on each screen.

Important things to know:

You can register online, anytime, day or night. http://www.ets.org/bin/getprogram.cgi?test=toefl

Regular registration deadline: Seven days before the test date (not including the day of the test). So, if your test date is October 13, you must register by October 6.

Late registration deadline: Three full days before the test date (not including the day of the test or the day of your request). So, if your test date is October 13, your last chance to register is October 10. You will be charged a US$40 late fee.

Rescheduling deadline: Three full days before the test date (not including the day of the test or the day of your request); the fee is US$60.

How much does it cost to take the TOEFL® test? The test fee depends on the location where you will be taking the test. For more information on registration, fees, test dates and locations, visit the ETS website 

Registration payment methods:

  • Credit/debit cards (American Express®, Discover®, JCB®, MasterCard® or Visa®)
  • Electronic check (e-check)
  • PayPal®
  • TOEFL® voucher

NOTE: Please check the ETS website to see if there are any payment restrictions for your location. 

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