Capital Region ESD 113 provides fingerprinting services for teaching certification, school district employment and some colleges/university programs. The fee for this service is currently $80.00. ***As of January 1, 2016 the fingerprinting fee will change to $83.00.***
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).
*Please Note*: Due to limited space, only the applicant will be allowed in the fingerprinting area.
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.
Capital Region ESD 113 will be closed the following days:
20th Closed from 9:30am-10:30am for staff meeting
25th Closing at 1:30pm
26th & 27th Closed, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday
30th Closed from 1:00pm -3:00pm
21st & 22nd Limited printing services and closed from 12:30pm-1:30pm
23rd Limited printing services and will be closing at 12:30pm
24th & 25th Closed
31st Closing at 1:30pm
January 1st Closed
18th Closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
If you have additional questions, you may contact our Fingerprinting Department at 360-464-6709 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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: