CFA Exam Check List

Planning For Exam Day

  • It’s important to eat breakfast on exam day.
  • Plan to arrive at your test center at least one hour before your exam is scheduled to begin.
  • Before you leave home, be sure you have the following items:
    • Valid international travel passport
    • Exam admission ticket
    • Approved calculator(s)
    • Approved writing instruments (pencils for Levels I and II, pens and pencils for Level III)
    • Any additional permitted items you may need during the exam such as pencil sharpeners, erasers, loose calculator batteries, lunch or money to purchase lunch, etc.