VE Testing sessions are held on the 3rd Saturday of every even numbered month except December at Mt. Vernon Outland Airport 100 Aviation Drive Mt. Vernon, IL. Check-in is at 8:30am the day of the exam.  You must pre-register for the test session.  Registration must be  received no later than 1 week in advance.  Send a check or  money order for $15 made out to ARRL/VEC and the examinees' name, address, phone number, and test(s) to be taken to the following address:*

          C/O  P.O. Box 1342
          Mt Vernon, Il  62864

          Next session date: August 18, 2018

          Please bring the following to the test site:
          1. 2 forms of identification. One must be a photo ID.
          2. If upgrading bring your original license and a copy of your original license. A copy can be printed via the FCC Universal Licensing system here:

 * Note: All information must be received by ARCOM by mail no later than August 13, 2018

 Call 618-242-7527 or 244-7987 for information. Registration Will Not be accepted by phone!