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Date Updated: May 9, 2014

USMLE Examination Fees

For Students and Graduates of Medical Schools in the United States and Canada Accredited by the LCME or AOA


2014 fees
2014 Fees Effective Dates for 2014 Fees
Step 1
$580*
Three month eligibility periods beginning November 1, 2013 - January 31, 2014 and ending October 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Step 2 CK
$580*
Step 1 and 2CK
$65
Eligibility Period Extension (requests received starting January 1, 2014)
Step 2 CS
$1,230
For completed applications received starting January 1, 2014.

2015 fees
2015 Fees Effective Dates for 2015 Fees
Step 1
$590*
Three month eligibility periods beginning November 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015 and ending October 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
Step 2 CK
$590*
Step 1 and 2CK
$70
Eligibility Period Extension (requests received starting January 1, 2015)
Step 2 CS
$1,250
For completed applications received starting January 1, 2015.

  Next year's application materials will be available in the second half of September.

* For information about taking Step 1 and Step 2 CK at international centers and regional surcharges email USMLEreg@nbme.org or call 215-590-9700.

Please note: If you submit a check in payment of registration and/or examinee records services that is uncollectible and returned to the NBME, you will be charged a $25 fee. No further services will be provided until payment is received.

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