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2014 Exam Deadlines

2014 Exam Application Submission Dates for PHR, SPHR, GPHR, and California Designation

All applicants must meet the eligibility requirements for the selected credential before taking the exam. 

All deadlines are based on ET (GMT-5) and all applications are postmark dated. The term “postmark date” refers to the Institute’s computer system date/time stamp for online applications. Applications are not accepted beyond the late registration deadline date at 11:59 p.m. ET (GMT-5).

Candidates cannot transfer or move their exam date from one testing period to another.

 


 
Testing Period
Applications 
Accepted
Late Applications 
Accepted*
Spring 2014  
PHR/SPHR 1 May - 30 June 29 January -
26 March     
27 March -
30 April
GPHR/CA 1 May - 31 May 29 January -
26 March
27 March -
30 April
Winter 2014-2015
PHR/SPHR 1 December 2014 -
31 January 2015
23 June –
17 October
18 October -
14 November
GPHR/CA 1-31 December 2014
23 June – 
17 October
18 October -
14 November

*A 75 USD nonrefundable late fee is applied to all applications submitted during the Late Application time frame.

2014 Exam Application Submission Dates for HRBP and HRMP

All applicants must meet the eligibility requirements for the selected credential for taking the exam. 

All deadlines are based on ET (GMT-5) and all applications are postmark dated. The term “postmark date” refers to the Institute’s computer system date/time stamp for online applications. Applications are not accepted beyond the late registration deadline date at 11:59 p.m. ET (GMT-5).

Candidates cannot transfer or move their exam date from one testing period to another.

   Testing Period Applications Accepted Late Applications Accepted*
HRBP / HRMP
 1-31 March 1 October
- 9 January 2015
10 January 2015 - 13 
February 2015
 HRBP / HRMP  1-30 September
April - 
June 2015
25 July - 21 August 2015
*A 75 USD nonrefundable late fee is applied to all applications submitted during the Late Application time frame.

   Last Date to Take CRA**
HRBP/HRMP  31 January 2015
HRBP/HRMP  31 July 2015

**The CRA is optional.

Computer-based testing administration 

After you have completed your application, please schedule your exam at www.prometric.com/hrci and click "Schedule My Test". Please schedule your exams early, so you can obtain the date and location most convenient for you.