CFA Program Exam Calendars

Locations and Fees

Test Centers
Fees
There are three possible registration deadlines for each CFA exam, and fees increase with each subsequent deadline. Review the fees and deadlines

In general, the June and December exam calendars are similar from year to year. For example, each year

  • All three levels of the CFA exam are offered on the first Saturday in June.
  • The Level I exam is also offered on the first Saturday in December.

See the calendars below for approximate deadlines related to current exams.

June 2016 Exam Calendar (Levels I, II, and III)

July 2015
June 2016 exam registration opens
Upon registration
Topic tests are available
28 September 2015 Early registration fee deadline
15 January 2016 Mock exams become available
1 February 2016
Awareness scholarship application deadline
17 February 2016
Registration fee deadline
16 March 2016
Late registration fee deadline
21 March 2016
Final deadline for disability and religious alternate date testing accommodation requests to be received
19 April 2016
Test center change request deadline
Early May 2016
Exam admission tickets become available
4 June 2016
Exam day
June–July 2016
Exams graded
July 2016
Level I and II exam results become available.
August 2016
Level III exam results become available.

December 2016 Exam Calendar (Level I only)

January 2016
December 2016 exam registration opens
Upon registration
Topic tests available
16 March
Early registration fee deadline
15 August
Mock exams available
17 August
Registration deadline
14 September
Final (late) registration fee deadline
19 September
Final deadline for disability and religious alternate date testing accommodation requests to be received
17 October
Test center change request deadline
November
Exam admission tickets become available
3 December
Exam day
December 2016–January 2017
Exams graded
Late January 2017 Exam results available