Capital Region ESD 113

6005 Tyee Dr SW, Tumwater, WA 98512

P: (360) 464-6700 | F: (360) 464-6900

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Fingerprinting Department


Capital Region ESD 113 provides fingerprinting services for teaching certification, school district employment and some colleges/university programs.  The fee for this service is $80.00.
Per RCW 28A.400.303 the OSPI fingerprint database is for employees and contractors of school districts only. Should you need to be fingerprinted for volunteer purposes, please contact your school district or the Washington State Patrol at 360-534-2000.
Our normal hours of operation are from 8:00am to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday with the exception of holidays*. (See closure schedule below).
These services are available on a walk-in basis. No appointments or reservations are needed. The fingerprinting process takes approximately 15 to 20 minutes per person.
Arriving early ensures time to complete the fingerprinting process. Please note that we take the last client back to be fingerprinted at 3:30pm.
Please bring the following with you:
-A current/valid photo I.D. (state I.D. or driver's license, military I.D. or passport).
-Payment is requested at the time of fingerprinting. We take cash, purchase order (P.O.)** from school districts and credit/debit cards with the Visa/MasterCard/Discover logo only.
**Please have your school fax the P.O. to 364-464-6995 in advance or bring the original with you. The Purchase Order should include your name along with the dollar amount of $80.00.

*Upcoming Closures:
Capital Region ESD 113 will be closed the following days:
 August 3rd-7th   12:30-1:30pm
August 28th         Fingerprinting services will be closed from 10:00am-2:00pm
September 7th      In observance of Labor Day
November 11th    In observance of Veteran's Day
 25th    Closing at 1:30pm  
      26th & 27th    In observance of Thanksgiving Holiday 

If you have additional questions, you may contact our Fingerprinting Department at 360-464-6709 or email at 

Questions regarding clearance or background information can be directed to OSPI at 360-725-6135.

For more information on Washington State fingerprinting requirements, please visit:  





Last Modified on August 5, 2015