Exam Dates

The RPLS, Reciprocal (RCP), and LSLS Exams are offered in Austin, TX biannually. The application deadline for April’s exams is January 15. The application deadline for October’s exams is July 15.

The Fundamentals of Surveying Exam (SIT) is offered by NCEES all year. There is no deadline for the application to take the SIT Exam.

Exam Dates for the RPLS, RCP, and LSLS

  • 2018: April 20 / October 19
  • 2019: April 19 / October 18
  • 2020: April 17 / October 16

Events & Updates

Statewide Goal

The priority goal will be to ensure that Texas consumers are effectively and efficiently served by high quality professionals and businesses by setting clear standards, maintaining compliance and seeking market-based solutions.

The Mission

The mission of the Texas Board of Professional Land Surveying is to protect the residents of Texas by regulating, licensing and renewing the licenses of only competent surveyors; surveyors able to provide accurate surveys which will result in the orderly use of our physical environment.

The Philosophy

The Texas Board of Professional Land Surveying will license only competent surveyors and will regulate the practice of surveying. We will manage our resources as efficiently and effectively as possible with a commitment to excellence.