HUD Approved Housing Counselor's (HECM) Exam

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Welcome to the HUD approved HECM exam registration center.

Here you will find everything that you need to register, schedule and train for your HECM exam. There are five steps to complete the HECM Exam process:

  1. Gather required personal information. Refer to Pre-Exam Checklist.
  2. Registration - Create an account and Pay for exam (via MasterCard, VISA, Discover, or American Express)
  3. Schedule an exam date
  4. Prepare for the exam
  5. Take the exam

Contact us at hecmexam_support@pavrsoftware.com for further help and support.


Redesigned web site

(Date Announced: August 26, 2014)

Redesigned and updated hecmexam.com web site is launched now. Please give us your feedback.


New Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Program Requirements

(Date Announced: January 15, 2014)

Changes to the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Program Requirements announced in HUD Mortgagee Letters 13-27 and 13-28 have been postponed. The HECM exam will remain the same until further notice.