Virginia Exam Pre-Approval Process


After you have passed your final course exam, your next step is to schedule your real estate exam with PSI exams

In order to receive the required pre-approval to sit for the exam, The CE Shop must provide a digital photograph, your Driver's License number, and confirmation of course completion to PSI Exams.

Digital Photograph Requirements and Instructions

You must provide a digital photograph that meets the below criteria as mandated by PSI Exams and the state of Virginia. Please email your photo to Be sure to include your full name and email address.

  • JPG format
  • 2" x 2" color photo taken within the last six months
  • Sized so that the head is approximately one inch from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head
  • Taken in front of a plain white background
  • Be a full-face view, directly facing the camera with a natural facial expression

Example Photo